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Pastor prays for woman, faces invasion of privacy charges

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by Jerome, Jan 22, 2014.

  1. Jerome

    Jerome Well-Known Member
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    Pastor Accused As Peeping Tom
     
  2. Judith

    Judith Active Member
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    Maybe he should have used his closet to pray.
     
  3. Archie the Preacher

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    I read the account; things do not look good for the pastor.

    At the very least, this is one of those occasions wherein the pastor should have remembered the admonition in 1st Thessalonians 5:22: "Abstain from all appearance of evil."

    Sounds like he needs prayer, perhaps in more than one area. (So do I, but I haven't been on any ladders in such fashion.)

    Judith, you got in just under me. You are of course right.
     
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    Not that it really matters, but didn't what's now called Cornerstone University used to be Grand Rapids Baptist College/University?
     
  5. annsni

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    Why does one need to secretly climb a ladder and look into a window to pray for someone????
     
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    He was misquoted. He climbed the ladder to prey on the woman. He needs a time out.
     
  7. Aaron

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    Jerome is a tabloid.
     
  8. Thousand Hills

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    Thread title is misleading, makes it sound like the guy is being persecuted.

    My guess is:

    he is moonlighting as a PI

    or

    he became infatuated with her through the school or church, and just got jealous that he had been spurned
     
  9. Jerome

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    Peeping was done out of pastoral concern, Grinnell tells judge at sentencing

    http://www.mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2014/06/peeping_pastor_hears_from_vict.html

     
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    This boy considers hisself smarter than Lassie but as dumb as a box of rocks. Anyone who is above board would simply ring the doorbell. Dimwit...
     
  11. thisnumbersdisconnected

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    Five years' probation??

    Oh well ... he'll violate it and get the prison time he deserves.
     
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