Listen below for a two-part interview on the Sozo Cult as Jan Markell interviews Joan and Dirk Miller. The Millers are parents of a girl who was brainwashed by the Sozo Cult at Bethel Church. Probably the most disturbing part of this interview is when the parents explain how Bethel Church threatened the girl that bad things would happen to her family if she does not go with the Bethel leaders. The cults use fear tactics to isolate their victims from their loved ones. Then, their loved ones become the “enemies” (see… Read More
In this new article from the San Francisco Chronicle, a former 50-year resident of Redding, California and licensed clinical social worker explains why she made the choice to leave Redding. This says a lot: “I recently chose to leave Redding after nearly 50 years in this community, where I raised my family and where many I love remain. I left almost entirely because of Bethel and the city’s passive complicity in the real factors that ail Redding. Did you wonder why Bethel gave $500,000 for law enforcement but not homeless shelters…did anyone… Read More
Check out this interview! “This is an interview I did nearly three years ago. Many people have said it was helpful, so I wanted to reblog it. Blessings, and peace in the name of Jesus as you continue to search for His truth!” (M’Kayla) https://mkayla.wordpress.com/2016/08/10/looky-what-just-escaped-from-the-internet-2/
How important is doctrine to Jesus? Very! So important is right teaching to Jesus that He says anyone who runs ahead and does not continue in it does not have God. “Anyone who runs ahead and does not continue in the teaching of Christ does not have God; whoever continues in the teaching has both the Father and the Son. If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not take them into your house or welcome them. Anyone who welcomes them shares in their wicked work” (2 John 1:9-11).
Assemblies of God Encourages Christians to Contact Local District Offices for False Teaching Concerns
If you attend an Assemblies of God Church, and have a concern about a false teaching or practice, please go ahead and email the district office in the state where the church of concern is located. Certified letters may be more efficient. Here is a recent post on this topic: http://bethelsozo.blogspot.com/2013/02/jesus-culture-teachings-repudiated.html To clear up any doubt, and due to the fact that there was recently some doubt/questioning on the above post by a reader, we have helpfully provided a direct quote we received from the General Council of the Assemblies of God:… Read More