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Forum: Alternative Views - Click Here to Start New Thread Yesterday, 01:40 PM
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Re: Boxjobox on modalism

I don't care if some Christians feel Satan is in our flesh. He is not.

Sin dwells in us. Satan doesn't.

Satan can influence our thoughts. But he doesn't know our thoughts.

All the world...
Forum: Alternative Views - Click Here to Start New Thread Yesterday, 12:50 PM
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Re: Boxjobox on modalism

Satan does not know our thoughts. He does not live in people, except maybe entering one at a time like Judas. He is a limited being. He is not omnipresent. The world is under his control because...
Forum: Alternative Views - Click Here to Start New Thread Yesterday, 10:30 AM
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Re: Boxjobox on modalism

And if Jesus was not God, but was only a man, how could his death atone for all of mankind? If he was man then his death could only substitute for one other person's death. It seems to me that it's...
Forum: Alternative Views - Click Here to Start New Thread 07-11-2020, 12:32 PM
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Re: Boxjobox on modalism

I understand, and hope it didn't seem like I was trying to get you to use non-scriptural terms. I was just trying to find a decent phraseology to better understand your POV.

I don't disagree with...
Forum: Oh Lord, Where Do We Go From Here? 07-08-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 8
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Confessing Sins After Salvation?

Not sure if I'm going to explain this question very well, so bear with me.

What is the responsibility of a believer concerning sins they commit after salvation?

The first verse that comes to...
Forum: Various Living Stream Ministry Publications 07-08-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 118
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Re: Quote from today's Witness/Watchman Wednesday

This stuff in the LC just makes me mad. It makes me mad that everyone in the LC knows that WL taught this stuff, but the co-workers turn around and put articles up on "shepherding" sites that make...
Forum: Various Living Stream Ministry Publications 07-01-2020, 11:37 AM
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Re: Quote from today's Witness/Watchman Wednesday

The whole quote harshes my mellow. I'm trying to see where there is one Biblical thing in this teaching that Nee says we "have to" and "must" do.

The focus on having authority is the wrong focus,...
Forum: Alternative Views - Click Here to Start New Thread 06-27-2020, 01:15 AM
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Re: Boxjobox on modalism

BJB, you mentioned "trinitarian influence" a few posts prior. I just finished reading Matthew again today and toward the end of it is Matthew 28:19 - Therefore go and make disciples of all nations,...
Forum: Christian Movements/Ministries 06-26-2020, 09:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,354
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Re: LordsRecovery.Org Exposing the Christian Cult of Witness Lee's Local Ch

Calling on the Lord is practiced in a few different ways in the LC, which I vaguely touched upon in my last post.

"Oh Lord Jesus" is a very common way they begin to pray: "Oh Lord Jesus, we love...
Forum: Christian Movements/Ministries 06-26-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,354
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Re: LordsRecovery.Org Exposing the Christian Cult of Witness Lee's Local Ch

Unto, I'm a little lost. Is your question related to the "Oh" part of "Oh Lord/Jesus?"

If someone says "call your mom to dinner".....most people would yell "MOM!" If someone says "call on...
Forum: Christian Movements/Ministries 06-25-2020, 01:04 PM
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Views: 6,354
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Re: Jacob Howard: O Lord Three Times - The False Gospel of Witness Lee

I know this was taught and is also in print, but my experience (and it's just that, my personal experience) is that this is not a "prevalent" teaching that has seeped all through the LC. The...
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 06-21-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 167
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Re: Modalism

My little observation is, I think, a minor point in this whole thread, but just for the sake of clarifying what I said.....my main thrust is the co-equal thing.

The Holy Spirit is God, there is a...
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-20-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

Such is the power of cult mind control. It makes people, who are otherwise intelligent and discerning in areas outside the cult, turn off their rational thought inside of it. May God have mercy on...
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 06-20-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 3,533
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Re: Modalism

Yeah, that's more where I'm settling on currently too, with a "this may be an incomplete understanding" caveat.

John 17:3
Now this is eternal life: that they know you [the Father], the only true...
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-20-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

The whispers I have heard about Benson is that his mental cognition is on the decline. I don't think he's mastering much of anything anymore.
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-19-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle Paul!...
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-17-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

I'd personally like to see the outline Ron is reading from. This clip makes it look like the outline itself is about Witness Lee.
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-17-2020, 11:56 AM
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Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

Listened to the whole clip. From the shorter clip I didn't understand what Ron meant when he said "where do you have to go in church history to find a match". What match? Match of what?

After...
Forum: Introductions and Testimonies 06-16-2020, 08:15 PM
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Re: Being in this Cult is one of the Worst things that Happened in my Life!

As a fellow church kid, I both sympathize and am also speechless at what you've described. Prayer for any family to break apart is not prayer, it's a curse. God is not for the destruction of...
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-16-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

I kinda just wonder if this is their way of trying to increase the fervor of devotion. I just don't recall this level of slavering over Nee and Lee in previous years. Is this all they know to do to...
Forum: The Local Church in the 21st Century 06-16-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,158
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Re: Ron Kangas says Witness Lee is the greatest apostle since the apostle P

His speaking doesn't even line up with their own MOTA doctrine. The MOTA is (according to them) the person in each age that releases the vision of that age. For Ron to describe Lee as "a certain...
Forum: Introductions and Testimonies 06-16-2020, 10:46 AM
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Re: Young Believer's Testimony still in Local Church

Different localities are different in various ways; some are less pushy. From my experience, home meetings are typically positive too.



Satan's downfall was wanting to be like God and be God....
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 06-11-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 3,533
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Re: Modalism

John 8:14-19
14 Jesus replied, “Even if I testify about Myself, My testimony is valid, because I know where I came from and where I am going. But you do not know where I came from or where I am...
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 06-10-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 3,533
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Re: Modalism

Maybe I'm missing something, but is not:

1. Son
2. Father
3. image
4. when you see me you see him
5. when i speak it's his words
6. etc....

...in other words, all those things I had in my...
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 06-10-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 3,533
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Re: Modalism

I might be conflicted, but wouldn't consider it "in conflict with myself". And I would never describe one of the conflicted "parties" as "my son", that's for sure. That's multiple personalities...
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