...And so things get a bit more grim for the Phillips.
been no official word on the closing of the incorporated for profit side
of Vision Forum closing after Doug Phillips stepped down after
admitting his affair and the closing of the ministry side of Vision
Forum, but it looks like that is indeed what is happening.
T.W. Eston of the blog Jen's Gems
is reporting that many people working at the Inc have been given
notices that they are losing their jobs. Others are reporting that if
you order from Vision Forum Inc. you'll receive notice that all sales
are final and that an inventory liquidation is ongoing. Emails went out
from other sources saying that FVI is having a Black Friday sale. Lots
of compelling evidence that the money maker is shutting down as well at Spiritual Sounding Board
January 1, 2014 the assets of Vision Forum will start being liquidated.
The Phillips family has until New Years Eve to be out of their luxury
mansion that is owned by the ministry. The mansion, vehicles, some of
the personal belongings and clothes are rumored to be on the chopping
block for sale since they were purchased with ministry funds.
Bradrick, Doug Phillips former right hand man, has finally spoken out
on the mess and about his being let go by Doug. Read his take at Homeschoolers
Anonymous: Peter Bradrick, Former Executive Assistant to Doug Phillips,
Speaks Out On Being "Formally Disowned" and "Declared to be a
If you still think that perhaps Doug Phillips and
his wife have been handed a raw deal I suggest you real the series over
at Jen's Gems on her own personal experiences attending the church Doug
Phillips pastored. Starting with Part 1 to the bitter end at Part 12. It's a fascinating and horrifying read on the way the Phillips acted towards church members.
you think perhaps this is it and nothing more 'wrong' will come out
from the ministry or are there even worse allegations to come?