Lupe Davila, Former El Mirage Pastor Ousted by Members, Threatens Lawsuit Over Lost Church

Guadalupe Davila, known to his former parishioners as Pastor Lupe, is threatening court action against church members who ousted him from the El Mirage church his father shepherd for some three decades.

It appears that Davila hired Wayne Gardner, an attorney at the Mesa offices of Gunderson, Denton & Peterson, P.C., to write a letter threatening legal action against Rod Hennig, who is vice president of the church's board of directors, if he doesn't sign a deed relinquishing any claims to the church property.

The letter -- which misspells Rod Hennig's first and last names -- is also addressed to Donna Hennig, Rod's wife, even though she is not on the church's board.

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Monica Alonzo
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