Monday, October 22, 2012

Speaking Engagement Scam: Warning

I've run in to this before. The below is most likely a fake speaking engagement request. It's basically a scam to take your money.

There is no speaking engagement:

Do not respond to it.


From the Desk of Pastor Tom Edwards.
First Baptist Church,
Address: 39 Eccleston Square,
London, SW1V 1BX,
Telephone: + 44 702 402 4745
Telephone: +44 704 205 6151
Mobile: +44 702 406 3357

Dear Tom Antion,

My Name is Pastor Tom Edwards from the First Baptist Church England we are writing to Invite you to be our guest speaker at this Year 3 days Revival which is taking place here In England, We are writing to invite and confirm your booking to be our Guest Speaker at these year 3 days Revival. Other Ministers Of God are coming from Different part of the World.

Expected audience: 1000 people Duration of speech per speaker: 1 Hour
Host: Pastor Tom Edwards
DATE: 11th Till 14th December 2012

The purpose of these conference is to re-brand the heart,mind,body and soul of Christians who have gone astray and are diverting their whole attention into mundane affairs and ensuring that it is possible for Christians, whether new or of long standing, to deepen their spiritual lives and gain eternal life. Also bringing a heart of deep compassion and a strong commitment to the fullness of life that is found only in the redemptive love of Christ.

We came across your profile on we also listen to you on Radio and we say it’s up to standard and we will be very glad to have such an outstanding personality in our mist for these overwhelming gathering. With your Multi talented speech more lives will come close to GOD. Arrangement to welcome you here will be discussed as soon as you honor our invitation. If you have any more publicity material, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be taking care of your traveling and Hotel Accommodation expenses including your Speaker fees you are bless as you honor this invitation it is a pleasure writing you.

Hope to hear from you Asap.

In His Services,
Pastor Tom Edwards
First Baptist Church.


Hope I saved you some hassle and some money.

Tom Antion