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Thursday Thought — 2equal1: a ‘ministry’ to avoid

Recently one of our Facebook readers told us of the horrific experience she had with 2equal1 Marriage Ministries.  Her personal contact with the Australian directors revealed that they are not only ignorant as to the mentality and tactics of abusers but they twist and distort biblical scriptures and doctrines. We wanted our readership to know that …

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False Vows do not a Covenant Make – by Pastor Dietrich Wichmann

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them, …

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Another reason why Christ’s covenant with the church is DIFFERENT from the covenant of marriage between a husband and wife.

Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us (Gal. 3:13) The curse of the law, Deuteronomy 27:15-26: Cursed be the man who makes a carved or cast metal image, an abomination to the Lord, a thing made by the hands of a craftsman, and sets it up in secret …

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Abusive Marriages Portray God’s Covenant With His People? – Really?

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them, …

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John Piper’s Works Righteousness “Gospel” (Part 2) — He Misuses the Law of God

UPDATE Sept 2021: I have come to believe that Jeff Crippen does not practise what he preaches. He vilely persecuted an abuse victim and spiritually abused many other people in the Tillamook congregation. Go here to read the evidence. Jeff has not gone to the people that he spiritually and emotionally abused. He has not apologised to them, …

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When Christians only partly get it right about abuse and divorce

Dr Michael (Mike) Ross, who is the senior pastor of Christ Covenant PCA church, Matthews, North Carolina, is the author of an article titled Biblical Grounds for Divorce and Remarriage  (Christian Research Institute, 2010). Here is the part of the article which touches on the issue of abuse (emphasis added): THE COVENANT BASIS OF MARRIAGE …

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