Category Archives: Calvary Chapel…cultic?

Calvary Chapel ‘anointed’ pastor pleads guilty to murdering mistress

http://calvarychapelabuse.com/wordpress/calvary-chapel-pastor-in-florida-pleads-guilty-to-murdering-his-mistress/ Calvary Chapel pastors should be very careful when they make the claim that they are “God’s anointed”. Advertisements

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Is your church guilty of spiritual abuse?

Is your church guilty of spiritual abuse? Don’t underestimate the danger of spiritual abuse. It devastates one’s pysche, causes depression and post traumatic stress disorder, and leaves victims spiritually barren. When those in spiritual authority manipulate, intimidate, and control others … Continue reading

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Alert: New Video by Pastor Christopher Lawson on the Observations of Calvary Chapel

https://vimeo.com/158996319 CALVARY CHAPEL ALERT – THE RISING STORM and A CLARION CALL for HUMILITY, TRUTH and REPENTANCE: Observations for Calvary Chapel Leaders to Consider Please watch this very loving and truthful video on the Calvary Chapel movement.  Please pray about … Continue reading

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More Calvary Chapel Apostasy on the Horizon

http://www.piratechristian.com/berean-examiner/azusa-redux-lou-engle-greg-laurie-uniting-denominations Please read above!  More Calvary Chapel apostasy.

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An interesting article about sociopathy at church – worth reading

http://www.remnantxradio.com/apps/blog/is-your-pastor-a-sociopath-by-jeremy

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What has been your experience with Calvary Chapel in Henderson, Green Valley, Las Vegas or elsewhere? Why are so many Christians asking the question, ‘Is Calvary Chapel a cult?”

https://lasvegasapologetics.wordpress.com/2016/04/24/alert-new-video-by-pastor-christopher-lawson-on-the-observations-of-calvary-chapel/ Have you attended a Calvary Chapel and noticed any false teaching, practices or mentalities?  If so, would you please prayerfully consider posting your testimony on the end of this post in the comments section?  You can choose any name … Continue reading

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Cult Expert Rick Ross on Southern Nevada Cults… Las Vegas vulnerable “‘Probably the one characteristic of Vegas that makes it vulnerable to this sort of activity is, like other cities in the Sun Belt, that there are many new residents … Continue reading

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Discernment Detractors: Calling Good Evil by Warren Smith

Originally posted on Which Jesus Do You Follow?:
This is basically a list of accusations from those who want to cling to false teachings and vain worldly philosophies as a way to avoid the light of the truth and sear…

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Did the pharisees get rebuked because they obeyed Christ’s teaching or because they disregarded it? Obedience vs. legalism in churches today

“But as for you, teach what accords with sound doctrine.” (Titus 2:1) Mark 7 is just one of those chapters in the Bible that is simply fascinating.  Jesus was (and is) so witty how He knew just what to say … Continue reading

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An online discussion pertaining to Calvary Chapel Spring Valley in Las Vegas: Here is what happens at many Calvary Chapels due to lack of accountability and the Moses Model (CC Distinctives) – More testimonies can be seen online at www.calvarychapelabuse.com

The above is a photo of a public testimony from a former Calvary Chapel Spring Valley member from early 2013.  There was a public, online forum where this testimony appeared.  Many people contributed their comments, questions and concerns to this … Continue reading

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Google search keywords: What are other Christians in Las Vegas and Henderson searching for on Google about Calvary Chapels, apologetics, church abuse and cults?

The above is simply a photo of this site’s Google search keywords.  This means that some people who visited this site typed these keywords into the Google search engine: “Is Calvary Chapel a cult?” “Problems with Calvary Chapel Green Valley” … Continue reading

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“Web Based Comments Concern a Matter of Public Interest”

Originally posted on Who Would Jesus Sue?:
The preliminary ruling for Grenier & Grenier v. Taylor & Grenier is now public, and it is so far a triumph for the rights of bloggers and abuse survivors everywhere. While there is still…

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Calvary Chapel, Chuck Smith, The Moses Model: Let the Little Dogs Bark!

Posted in Calvary Chapel Distinctives, Calvary Chapel Movement, Calvary Chapel...cultic?, Chuck Smith, False Prophets, False Teachers, Freedom of Speech, Greedy Pastors, Hyper-Authoritarianism, Is exposing false teachers slander?, Moses Model, Spiritual Abuse, The Shepherding/Discipleship Movement, Truth | Leave a comment

Spiritual Abuse: Your Leader/Church is not Representative of God

Las Vegas Apologetics keeps hearing of more stories of spiritual abuse in the Las Vegas area and elsewhere. God seems to be yanking people out of churches.  These churches are often apostate and growing worse (God sees the future).  Often … Continue reading

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Do You Really Know What Your Calvary Chapel Believes? It’s not Just the Bible, it’s the “Distinctives”…

Happy New Year 2015!  This is LVAE’s third most viewed article in 2014. Thousands of people are curious about Calvary Chapels’ falsehood. You walk into the room on a Sunday morning.  Everyone is worshipping God with hands raised.  You greet … Continue reading

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Cult Warning Signs by Rick Ross

Ten warning signs of a potentially unsafe group/leader: Absolute authoritarianism without meaningful accountability. No tolerance for questions or critical inquiry. No meaningful financial disclosure regarding budget, expenses such as an independently audited financial statement. Unreasonable fear about the outside world, … Continue reading

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Chuck Smith of Calvary Chapel teaching on the ‘blessed hope’ debunked: Smith’s teachings contrary to apostles and early church writers. A comparison to sound Bible doctrine…

Chuck Smith of Calvary Chapel teaching on the ‘blessed hope’ debunked: Smith’s teachings contrary to apostles and early church writers. A comparison to sound Bible doctrine… by Anne Heers “They have healed also the hurt of the daughter of my people … Continue reading

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Chuck Smith of Calvary Chapel Teaching on the ‘Blessed Hope’ Debunked: Smith’s Teachings Contrary to Apostles and Early Church Writers. A Comparison to Sound Bible Doctrine…

Check out this article on the Christian Post: Chuck Smith of Calvary Chapel teaching on the ‘blessed hope’ debunked: Smith’s teachings contrary to apostles and early church writers. A comparison to sound Bible doctrine… 

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Calvary Pastor/Missionary to never return to Calvary again due to Moses Model and other corruption…

Greetings! Please accept my sincere apologies for the delay in my correspondence. A number of things have transpired since I last wrote, many good things of course, and some very difficult things too.  The difficult things have very much slowed … Continue reading

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How Cults Work

The following is from http://www.howcultswork.com Cults, wonderful on the outside but on the inside are very manipulating. Cult leaders are desperate to trick you into joining. They are after your obedience, your time and your money. Cults use sophisticated mind … Continue reading

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The Code of Silence in the Assembly

Code of Silence Please click on the above link. Make sure your church does not have a “Code of Silence”. If it does, you are at an unbiblical church.

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Chuck Smith believes AND TEACHES that some Mormons are going to heaven and are Christian

Jesus and the apostles emphasized over and over again that we are to “test the Spirits” (1 John 4:1, among many other scripture verses) and not trust everyone who claims to speak for God. That is a command, not an … Continue reading

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The Moses Cults

The Moses Cults, by Jim Baumgaertel Many religious groups exercise unbiblical control over their people. They are authoritarian cults. Often there is a single leader around whose personality the religious group revolves. One way that such power and control is … Continue reading

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Cults: Is Calvary Chapel a cult? Is the Moses Model doctrine unbiblical?

Is Calvary Chapel a cult?  I am not saying it is or isn’t, but let’s explore the signs and evidence.  Most people view Calvary Chapels as a place where they can go to listen to sound, Biblical teaching. But what … Continue reading

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