I was “blown out” and gone before that guy attained prominence, thank god. I a, pretty sure I met him in San Diego, though. I think that is where he originated.
I heard he originated from San Diego, too. I also heard that within six months or so of joining the fellowship, he had ascended to the position of assistant pastor. Highly unusual. BTW, I believe the church was called
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