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Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-13-2019, 07:51 AM
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E47 - Women in God's Kingdom - The Original Intent

A look at God's original intent for men and women, and how the improvements in the world's culture just might be the work of God.
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Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-12-2019, 01:32 PM
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E45 - Looking at Minoru Chen's Messages to Sisters

Some second thoughts on this sensitive subject.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shyP4PW0t90
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-12-2019, 01:31 PM
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Re: YouTube Channel Discusses the Local Church

E45 - Looking at Minoru Chen's Messages to Sisters

Some second thoughts on this sensitive subject.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shyP4PW0t90
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-12-2019, 11:54 AM
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Re: YouTube Channel Discusses the Local Church

I took down that message after realizing it gave people an impression I didn't mean to give.
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-11-2019, 08:34 PM
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E46 - A Look at the Netflix Documentary "Cults Explained "

Commentary on the well-done Netflix "Cults, Explained' documentary.

Episode video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nqx3SDecWo...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-10-2019, 04:13 PM
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E45 - Looking at Minoru Chen's Messages to Sisters

Some commentary on messages regarding the role of women in "the Lord's Recovery."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpxRTNlTCHE
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-05-2019, 02:50 PM
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E44 - Five New Articles on shepherdingwords.com - "The Lord's Recovery" Movement of Witness Lee

Examining more misleading information put out by "the co-workers in 'the Lords's Recovery' in North...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 11-05-2019, 02:50 PM
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Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-31-2019, 08:33 AM
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E43 - The Linchpin of Control

More insight into the true nature of authority, and exposing some of the errors of "the Lord's Recovery's" view.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bka89J3jcHg
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-29-2019, 02:42 PM
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Posted By Cal
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E42 - Another Indicting Comparison

Comparing "the Lord's Recovery" to Cult Research's (cultresearch.org - Janja Lalich) list of defining characteristics of a cult. The results do not reflect...
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-28-2019, 05:32 PM
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Posted By Cal
Re: "Church" is not in the Bible!

A church by any other name would smell as sweet. Or, in the case of some, not so sweet.

- Will Shakespeare (paraphrased)
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-28-2019, 08:41 AM
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Malagasy counterpart of StG: "'Fiangonana' is not in the Bible!"
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-28-2019, 08:30 AM
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My favorite is Hmong. "lub tsev teev ntuj."

I wonder if that captures the original meaning of the Greek in the minds of the Hmong speakers. :lol:
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-28-2019, 08:20 AM
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Posted By Cal
Re: "Church" is not in the Bible!

We are just talking about English here. Are we going to fix every other language in the world, too?

Seems to me that teaching what the word should mean makes more sense than trying to get people...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-26-2019, 09:20 AM
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E41 - If You Grew Up in "The Lord's Recovery"

Examining the particular needs of people who grew up in controlling groups, that growing up in a controlling group is not that uncommon, and that a...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-23-2019, 11:07 AM
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E40 - A Broader Perspective, Concluding Thoughts

Wrapping up for now the investigation of "the Lord's Recovery" from a more general, sociological standpoint. Finishing up with a word of support...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-22-2019, 08:03 PM
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Posted By Cal
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Thanks, gl. I appreciate it. I'm glad you've gotten some good out of them. I've had to throw out some of my attempts because I felt the spirit wasn't right. I just try to be honest and sincere and...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-22-2019, 08:56 AM
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E39 - A Broader Perspective, Part 3

More examination of "the Lord's Recovery" as a undo-influencing, controlling group, looking at how it lines up with Steve Hassan's "Influence Continuum." The...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-21-2019, 03:14 PM
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E38 - A Broader Perspective, Part 2

More looking at the controlling "Lord's Recovery" from a general view. In this video we encourage self-trust and the right to scrutinize any subject. Also...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-21-2019, 08:49 AM
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Posted By Cal
Re: YouTube Channel Discusses the Local Church

The LR in general discourages close relationships with anyone not in your immediate family. (I've even heard them teach "don't love your wife too much.") They discourage friendships, both with people...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-21-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 131
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Posted By Cal
Re: YouTube Channel Discusses the Local Church

It's in Episode 32. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PhHvU3v3hY

I don't know the whole context, but his point is clear. He is saying that John Ingalls was wrong for having a conscience problem...
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-20-2019, 02:54 PM
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E37 - A Broader Perspective

Pulling back to view the experience of "the Lord's Recovery" from a less religious, more general view, and proposing a fundamental principle for going forward.
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Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-19-2019, 08:07 PM
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Posted By Cal
Re: "Church" is not in the Bible!

:hysterical: Good one!
Forum: Orthodoxy - Christian Teaching 10-19-2019, 04:46 PM
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Posted By Cal
Re: "Church" is not in the Bible!

Id rather have no church in the Bible than no Bible in the church.
Forum: Extras! Extras! Read All About It! 10-18-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 131
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Posted By Cal
Re: YouTube Channel Discusses the Local Church

Very well said. The LR is all about "accomplishing God's purpose," and people are just means to that end, and thus expendable in the hands of the "co-workers" in that effort. People are valuable...
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