We’ve learned through our denomination that this is happening with many other churches as well. See this article from our Conference website
which lays out some actions you can take to ensure authenticity: And please note that if you receive an email from any address other than – firstname.lastname@example.org, even if it has his name attached to it, it is not from him.
If you would like an actual email and note of care and connection from Rev. Will he’d be happy to send one to you!