The Chapters are as follows. To read excerpts from each chapter, click on the highlighter or underlined area. You will be able to read approximately 50 pages of this 275 page book.

Chapter 1 - The Discipleship Game
How healthy discipleships begin to veer off course

Chapter 2 - The Discipleship Disaster
How did this come about, and what are the consequences

Chapter 3 - Authority Unlimited
Here is the basis of abusive control

Chapter 4 - Beyond Accountability
Further development of unlimited human authority over souls

Chapter 5 - The Language Of Enslavement
Words and phrases, Biblical terms and verses which are twisted by abusive groups to achieve their own ends as opposed to healthy spiritual development.

Chapter 6 - Whose Will Is It?
Disciplers who lead you to believe their desires are God's Will.

Chapter 7 - Control In Black and White
Inhibiting disciples' ability to think critically by making everything either black or white.

Chapter 8 - Vicious Information Control
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Preventing members of groups from seeing the full extent of control by stopping the free exchange of information

Chapter 9 - Truth Or Consequences
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
The use of intimidation to control criticism and rebellion by members of controlled groups

Chapter 10 - Confession Confusion
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
How public and unlimited confession is used as a device for control.

Chapter 11 - Walling Off The World
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Isolation of the group from other Christians as a means of control to maintain the power of leaders

Chapter 12 - What God (And The Discipler) Have Joined Together
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
The use of total-life control to take over every aspect of a member's existence

Chapter 13 - This Can't Be Mind Control ... Can It?
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Hiding the truth by convincing a group's members that they are not being "controlled"

Chapter 14 Believe It -- This Is Mind Control!
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Further to the above - develops the theme more completely

Chapter 15 Collision With The Leadership
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Examples of what happens when members try to question or criticize leaders' teachings.

Chapter 16 - The New Inquisition
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Groups which use militant techniques to enlist and control members by making all other Christian groups "the enemy"

Chapter 17 - The Way to Freedom
(This chapter's web site is still under construction.)
Steps toward breaking away from control and recovering a healthy normal Christian life.
What to expect - the problems you can expect to encounter
How to overcome the residual symptoms of abuse and control
Ideas for the times when you feel lost and helpless and think of going back
Professional support - What's available, and how to evaluate professional


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