The Preconditioning of the Mind

The Preconditioning of the Mind

April 21, 2022By ARCCult, General Apologetics

by Clete Hux – It seems that newspaper headlines these days are full of examples of spiritual abuse, describing situations of people being victimized in both cults and churches. In critiquing the ins and outs of spiritual abuse, one often finds that people have been hurt by legalism, authoritarian leadership, manipulation, excessive discipline, spiritual intimidation … Read More

The New Age Medicine of Dr. Bernie Siegel

April 20, 2022By ARCGeneral Apologetics

by Clete Hux – The New Age Movement is religious in nature in that it is a blending together of eastern mystical religions (Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, the Occult, etc.), embracing these religions’ beliefs and practices (pantheism). It replaces the personal God of the Bible with an impersonal universal force or energy. It is philosophic because … Read More

Spindale, North Carolina: Word of Faith Fellowship

Spindale, North Carolina: Word of Faith Fellowship

April 20, 2022By ARCCult, General Apologetics

By Clete Hux – A year and a half ago, Watchman Fellowship began receiving phone calls from former members of the Word of Faith Fellowship Church in Spindale, North Carolina. Parents who had teenage children in the Spindale church called from all over the country, including Montana, Florida, New York, Illinois, and Indiana. Together, the … Read More

Apocalypse Now!

Apocalypse Now!

April 19, 2022By ARCCult, General Apologetics

By Clete Hux – The 1995 bombing of the federal building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, prompted national and local news media to gather information on groups that have the potential of committing such atrocities. The question that most are seeking to answer is simply this: “Are there religious groups out there who would use their … Read More

What about the Reorganized Latter-Day Saints Church? (RLDS)

April 14, 2022By ARCCult

by Rev. Clete Hux – “United we stand, divided we fall” has always been an encouraging reminder that there is strength in unity. However, there is also strength found in diversity. This is especially so when comparing some of the differences in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and Reorganized Latter-Day Saints churches. … Read More

Disney Gone Awry?

Disney Gone Awry?

April 7, 2022By ARCCulture, General Apologetics

By Rev. Clete Hux – “M. I. C. K. E. Y, M. O. U. S. E! Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck! Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck! …” Many of us remember this sing-along song that opened the Mickey Mouse Club program when as children we were enjoying the biggest name in entertainment. That, of course, was the … Read More

How America Became Pagan

How America Became Pagan

February 22, 2022By ARCCulture

A two part Sunday School series  taught by Rev. Clete Hux  at First Presbyterian Church Jasper, AL.  This is a Facebook link so you might have to login to view. This is part one. https://www.facebook.com/100010459519072/videos/464280708486152