California Pastor Bob Reeve Dead at 65 from Coronavirus

(Facebook/The Cause)

Pastor Bob Reeve, who founded The Cause Church in Brea, California, with his wife, Pastor Sherry Reeve, died Saturday, Feb. 20, at age 65 after battling complications of COVID-19.

Following his death, his church shared the news on its Facebook page, saying “While our hearts are broken we rejoice in the confidence knowing we will be reunited with him and our Savior for eternity.”

Dear Church, On Saturday, February 20, right after 3:30pm, Pastor Bob graduated to heaven. Although his heart stopped…

Posted by The Cause Church on Saturday, February 20, 2021

The Reeves served as volunteers, then staff pastors for 25 years at Faith Community Church in West Covina, California, a megachurch founded by Pastor Bob Reeve’s brother, Dr. Jim Reeve, and his wife, Marguerite, before God led them to plant The Cause. They began the church in January of 2005 at the Edwards Theater in downtown Brea, per the church website. “Today, The Cause has regular involvement of over 1,500 people, a broad spectrum of ministries and a wonderful facility,” the site also says.

Yesterday, The Cause shared a prophetic declaration from its late pastor, which also appears on the church website, on its Facebook page:

Posted by The Cause Church on Sunday, February 21, 2021

Reeve, who was hospitalized Feb. 3 with pneumonia, was placed on a ventilator Feb. 17. Throughout the ordeal, his congregation and other prayed fervently for his recovery, with many posting on the church’s Facebook page during this time. In response to the announcement of his death, many shared their thoughts and prayers.

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SOURCE: Charisma News

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