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Former pastor, Donald Lee Reynolds is facing up to 10 years in prison after being accused of stealing nearly $35,000 from his congregation in North Dakota. According to Grand Forks Herald, Reynolds is scheduled to appear in court later this month at the Ramsey County District Court.

Moreover one complaint alleges that Reynolds not only submitted false charges, but also was given reimbursements for fraudulent purchases from 2004 to 2018.

In June, Reynolds decided to resign when he was confronted about the allegations.

Bishop Terry Brandt said, “Mr. Reynolds violated the trust of his congregation, his colleagues and that of this entire church,” Brandt said in his statement. “Mr. Reynolds violated the trust of his congregation, his colleagues and that of this entire church. Though this church proclaims and lives by God’s grace, this kind of betrayal has consequences. … I invite prayers for the High Plains Parish, Mr. Reynold’s friends and family, his former colleagues in ministry and even for Mr. Reynolds himself.”

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Pastor Facing Prison Time For Stealing Almost $35,000 From Congregation was originally published on getuperica.com

One thought on “Pastor Facing Prison Time For Stealing Almost $35,000 From Congregation

  1. charles on said:

    Not surprised THAT is what all the BLACK CHURCH is abt STEALING YOUR HArd EARNED MONEY!!!!!! WAKE UP folks and kick these THIEVES to the CURB!!!!!!! SUNDAYS are for resting not for GETTING RIPPED OFF!!!!!!!!!! POWER TO THE PEOPLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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