Tag: Earl Paulk

Megachurch minister accused of forcing ex-employee to have sex

A megachurch minister has been accused by one of his former employees of coercing her to have sex with him and others in the church, telling her it was “the will of God” and “her only route to salvation.” Bishop Earl Paulk of the Chapel Hill Harvester in Decatur has denied Mona and Bobby Brewer’s allegations and is countersuing the couple for libel and slander. WAGA-TV reported last week that the Brewers filed the lawsuit in DeKalb Superior Court. In the lawsuit, Mona Brewer also names Paulk as her former spiritual adviser and her husband, Bobby, was a pastor in

In court papers, Paulk denies molesting girl

Bishop Earl Paulk, accused in a lawsuit of molesting a lifelong member of his church, says all his actions toward the woman were “entirely proper and were kindly Christian acts.” In papers filed Friday in his behalf, Paulk “emphatically denies” molesting Jessica Battle. The papers were filed by lawyers including Dennis Brewer of Irving, Texas, who served as a board member of Jimmy Swaggart Ministries and whose clients have included television evangelists W.V. Grant and Marilyn Hickey. “I think our answer speaks for itself,” said Edward Lindsey, an Atlanta lawyer representing Paulk. “Also, from the pulpit shortly after the case