Churchianity vs. The Church

Questions… (These are general questions and not meant to be taken personally by any specific organizations or individuals.) 1. Should the life of a congregation of Christians revolve around the personality of a man? 2. Should human leaders try to be the Holy...

Youth Group Cults

Stealing the children instead of discipling the fathers. Consider these words from our friend Lynn whose family is dealing with the complexities of churchianity. “I want my son to see, to know, and to recognize the fact that young people like himself are being...

Cult Isolation Techniques

A cult leader seeks to isolate his followers from outsiders. In the name of pastoring or shepherding or protecting the flock, he seeks to ensure that his followers will only hear the cult leader’s propaganda. The cult leader tries to control the flow of information to...

Calvary Chapel Critique

Calvary Chapel Clergy & Moses Authoritarianism  Extreme Calvary Chapel But what KIND of Accountability? Chuck Smith’s System Rejects Purpose Driven Movement Jon Courson: Applegate Christian Fellowship  Chuck Smith Jr (formerly) of Calvary Chapel Counterfeit...