Well, no, don’t think that he drove the car illegally at the mere age of 12, he simply bought it, fixed all the problems with the car and they sold the car again. ''The Lord is on our side,'' Bishop Davis told the Times about his church at the time. Check it out! December 16, 2009 Bishop Thomas W. Weeks III has issued a videotaped apology to his estranged wife Prophetess Juanita Bynum. This was a medical call and the case is closed," he said. CP reached out to the Bridgeport Police for an official account of what happened on Sunday and spokesman William Kaempffer said they responded to a medical call at the church on Sunday. Yes, I am talking about the Thomas Weeks from Discovery Channel’s Misfit Garage. Weeks. But the stress of all of it -- he had a heart attack," an emotional Stovall continued. I was told one of the daughters poured water on him. One source, who asked not to be identified during an interview with The Christian Post on Thursday, said the confession wasn't that clean-cut based on what they were told, and feels the situation could have been handled better. He wasn't there at the time, he was somewhere else apparently, neither of them were in the service that morning. That's what draws people. She asked him to say who exactly it was. So it wasn't even. … Our congregation is hurting now.". "From what I was told, she (pastor's wife) told the congregation what he had done. "My heart is so devastated because it could have been handled in a private manner. Juanita's wedding ceremony was as lavish as it can get, where the bride, Juanita wore a beautiful bridal gown and a headband which was both adorned with Swarovski crystals for her special day. The enterprise expanded in 2003 to encompass a global outreach ministry for the Internetcommunity, MyGlobalDestiny.com. It was not the congregation," the source noted. ''People sense God and His love here, and they see miracles. "After the service on Sunday the bishop's family asked us to remain in the church and the bishop confessed to us something that happened long ago," Judy Stovall, an elder at the church, said. One of the sons attacked him. And based on what we observed, there is no criminal aspect to it. Bishop Dies of Apparent Heart Attack After Wife Allegedly Pushed Him to Confess Infidelity to Church. Bishop Thomas W. Weeks III is a man suiting up for spiritual war. If we fell short we should be able to know that, as our church family, we can confess it in public and kind of move on from there," noted the source. A Connecticut bishop died in front of his congregation Sunday after his family reportedly publicly confronted him about a past act of infidelity that his wife of 50 years, Christine, pushed him to confess. Sorry, you have Javascript Disabled! If reports about him are to be believed, Weeks bought his very first car at the mere age of twelve which was a ’57 Chevy. "I held his head as he lay on the floor. This business lasted a few times after which he sold his business to extend his passions of car trading furthermore. Bishop Davis and his wife told the New York Times in 1999 that it was a miracle that inspired the start of their church in 1967 after Mrs. Davis' mother was cured of cancer following prayer meetings at her home. ", The source, whom Bishop Davis once pastored, said his confession must have been difficult for the family to handle because he was "a very black and white preacher.". Detectives were able to review video from inside the church that was taken by a member of the church. To enjoy our website, you'll need to enable JavaScript in your web browser. Even though his father taught him all the tricks and bits about the parts and services of the cars, It was the buying and the subsequent selling of the car was what attracted him. Thomas started a team along with his mates  Tom Smith, Scot McMillan and Jordan Butler and they all work together in the Fired Up garage and is presently working as a presenter in the TV show on Discovery known as Misfit Garage, which is yet another spin off of the show Fast N’ Loud. A second church in Duluth, Georgia, just outside Atlanta, opened in 2006, and a third location in California was planned. "I will always remember you Bishop Bobby Davis, although I knew you as 'pastor' because that's what you were back then. It was like something out of, not even like the Old Testament, but a bad reality TV show," said the source. Peter and Paul Cathedral on Friday in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. "She said it and he said, 'Yes, that's right.' This is a page on the BTWIII Ministries website. On Thursday, December 13, Weeks sent an … 'We're gonna make an announcement today' ... in a unified way as a couple," the source continued. Evangelist Bishop Thomas W. Weeks III married his new soul mate, Christina Glenn, a self-described prophetess, in a quiet ceremony over the weekend, according to … Thomas Weeks has achieved an estimated net worth of $800k. ", "We were shouting, 'We forgive you, we love you.' Bishop Bobby Davis (r) and his wife of 50 years, Christine (l) of Miracle Faith Outreach Church in Bridgeport, Conn. | (Photo: mfwo-ministries.org) A Connecticut bishop died in front of his congregation Sunday after his family reportedly publicly confronted him about a past act of infidelity that his wife of 50 years, Christine, pushed him to confess. His education includes receiving a BA in Business Administration and a MA in Urban Affairs from Boston University, a Master of Divinity from Luther Rice Seminary, Atlanta, GA; and later receiving an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Aenon Bible College. Priests and altar boys and girls observe as the casket carrying retired Bishop Elliot Thomas is placed in a white hearse outside Ss. The Connecticut Post reported that Bishop Bobby Davis of Miracle Faith World Outreach Church, who was also a certified marriage and family therapist, was pronounced dead at Bridgeport Hospital after the ordeal. Bishop Bobby Davis (r) and his wife of 50 years, Christine (l) of Miracle Faith Outreach Church in Bridgeport, Conn. 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And so, when he comes through the door he had no idea what he was walking into. We want everyone to feel this is one body, one family.''. 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Apparently it was his family members who reacted out in anger, from what I understand. … We are the fruit of all your labor, your sacrifice ... and there are hundreds of us ... your spiritual children! "He wanted to come clean with all of us. Apostle Thomas Wesley Weeks, Sr., was born in Boston, MA to Bishop and Mrs. Thomas J. Weeks’ father was a mechanic and military officer and most of his knowledge about mechanical things, be it cars or any other, came from his father. Weeks’ father was a mechanic and military officer and most of his knowledge about mechanical things, be it cars or any other, came from his father. As part of his ministry, Weeks lectured widely at churches across the country and wrote several books outlining the relationship between faith … And he said, 'Well, it doesn't matter [because] that person has passed. Do you want award-winning journalism with a Christian worldview, delivered to your inbox? The couple is also noted for pushing racial boundaries with their church when they moved their predominantly black congregation from Bridgeport to suburban Monroe in 1998 where there were few black residents. To see this page as it is meant to appear, please enable your Javascript! Thomas Weeks was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. Weeks never wanted to work a job and that was the main reason built a shop that dealt with building engines, painting the bodies of the car and that’s not it, he was one of the first in Dallas to start the drive-in claims. ''When they feel we care for them, they want to come back. We will uphold your legacy. They had one of their pastors do the service," explained the source.