A MARRIED maths teacher started a sexual relationship with a girl when she was 14.
Richard Taylor, 39, regularly sneaked off with the youngster he had met at the Aberdeenshire Christian group he ran.
Paul Kearney, prosecuting, told the High Court in Glasgow the girl was "made to feel quite special" about the attention she received from Taylor.
Mr Kearney added: "She deeply trusted the accused and regarded him as a spiritual adviser." Taylor soon began sending the youngster text messages and meeting her regularly.
As a reminder, here's why I go to pains to chronicle instance of Christian sex abuse against children.