Andy and Patty Grove say their daughter, Catherine, left their home in Arkansas and went to live in East Texas with members of the Church of Wells
in July 2013. The church has come under fire for allegedly forcing members to sever ties with their families, which church leadership denies. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Are you involved in a story that has made the headlines?
Catherine’s parents say they believe their daughter was “brainwashed” and is desperate to escape
the Church of Wells. Accusations Catherine and the Church deny.
“I want to be here at the church,” says Catherine in a video posted online by the Church of Wells. Continuing, she says, “The church is completely innocent of the accusations of forcing me to do things against my will.”
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to watch the video of Catherine denying her parents’ claims.
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