Tag Archives: Child sexual abuse

Day Five of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | May 1, 2019

  Chantry Trial – Day 5 Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Testifying today: Rich Howe – former Elder at Miller Valley Baptist Church Eric Owens – Elder at Miller Valley Baptist Church CL – mother of boy victimized by Chantry Jessica Bellings (formerly Barnard)  former Detective, Prescott Police Department Today was not a banner day for the prosecution. Anyone… Read More »

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 »

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 »