In an e-mail interview with Charisma, Nguyen said she met Tims when he visited the men’s club in Paris where she worked.She said the long-distance affair lasted from August 2006 to October 2007.Harold Hunter and his wife Patricia each were charged with second-degree arson days after the early morning fire destroyed much of Bethel AME Church, which has since been rebuilt on its same location on North Main Street. —Albany, GA—The pastor of an Albany, Ga., church has been charged with first degree arson in connection with a fire that did severe damage to the church, the Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner’s office said. Joseph Howard III and Curtis Lee Jones were charged with one count each of first degree arson in the Dec.
Pat Robertson, a TV evangelist and close friend of George W.
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He says he is from the hometown of Jesus, and claims to have preached the gospel in 82 different countries. Anis Shorrosh is accused of putting dozens of his Daphne neighbors in danger.
Shorrosh was arrested, and is now facing charges of attempted arson. Assassination —Virginia—A Republican religious leader stated on television that the assassination of Venezuela’s democratically elected president, Hugo Chavez, would be a good thing.
But in October 2007, Zachery Tims admitted “an indiscretion” before the congregation and then stepped down from his position to seek counseling.
He returned to the pulpit three months later, after counseling with a group of ministers.In a written statement to Charisma, Tims, 40, said he has been involved in counseling since the affair became public.Many members left the independent church after Judy Nguyen posted details of her affair with the pastor on the Internet.Riva Tims would not comment on the circumstances surrounding the divorce, founded Majestic Life Institute and opened Majestic Life Ministries church in Orlando.Much like NDCC, the church emphasizes outreach, with programs planned for children with special needs and youth gang prevention, as well as a job placement ministry for former inmates, drug addicts and alcoholics.—A local minister has stepped down from his pulpit after admitting to infidelity. Zachary Tims, announced to his congregation that he had an outside relationship that compromised his marriage.A paternity test revealed Paulk was the father of his nephew, who is now leader of the church. Paulk, who for years was known publicly as Earl Paulk’s nephew. Jim Creason told the officers who arrested him that he was financially desperate.