Televangelist in Maryland Gets 27 Months for Fraud
A Maryland pastor and longtime televangelist, Robert J. Freeman, a.k.a Dr. Shine, is going to jail for 27 months and was ordered to pay $630,000 to four church members. The Washington Post reports that the â€˜Gods Top Gun of deliveranceâ€™ pastor lied to bankruptcy courts and hid the churchâ€™s assets in order to avoid paying hundreds of thousands of dollars in debts.
Freeman, 56, also convinced church members to take out loans for his multiple cars and $1.75 million waterfront home with five fireplaces, a jet-ski lift and two four-car garages. When the church could not cover the bills, church members were on the hook for the debt, and in some cases lost their homes and jobs....
Something that really, really needs to happen more often! The Word-Faith Movement: Wolves In Sheep's Clothing. Is there some sidelines we can stand wave placards etc, and saying "Thataboys!" Go get 'em FBI or more specifically, President Obamaâ€™s Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force (FFETF)