Category Archives: Child Abuse

Retrial of Thomas Chantry Underway

By | April 25, 2019

The retrial of convicted felon, Thomas Chantry got underway Tuesday. I arrived in Camp Verde yesterday and plan on being in attendance for the entire trial. I hope to once again provide daily updates. Chantry is charged with four counts of sexual molestation of a child while he was the pastor of Miller Valley Baptist Church in Prescott… Read More »

Detwiler Document Reveals ARBCA Report on Chantry Scandal To Be a Continuation of Their Cover-up

By | January 9, 2019

    On October 29, 2018 the ARBCA Administrative Council published a report on the Thomas Chantry sexual abuse scandal. In my opinion their report was a convoluted conglomeration of lies and half-truths intended to deflect blame away from their Association and protect them from potential civil lawsuits.  If the ARBCA Administrative Council had actually strove for transparency… Read More »

Redeeming Grace Baptist Church of Matthews, VA Resigns From ARBCA, Cites Thomas Chantry Scandal

By | December 12, 2018

Redeeming Grace Baptist Church, located in Matthews, Virginia has resigned from ARBCA.  Pastor Van Loomis has penned a concise letter of resignation which can be viewed below. Once again, the primary reason given for their resignation is “the reconmendation and admission into ARBCA of Christ Reformed Baptist Church, Hales Corner, and specifically their former pastor, Tom Chantry. I… Read More »