It still amazes me to find Armstrongites out there that worship the feet of Herbert Armstrong and who place him on a level that is higher than Jesus. Even worse, it amazes me to find a person who claims we will be FORCED to worship at HWA's feet.
One family, the Kitchen's, have a reputation of bowing down and worshiping HWA as none other in the Church of God ever have. No theological decision or discussion can be made without blabbering on and on about HWA.
Tim has tried to take his message to the Ambassador Auditorium Facebook page. He basically has been laughed out of the group. He posted a farewell letter to the members of the group the other day and here are some of the pathetic highlights.
Armstrongites such as the Kitchen, are historically and theologically ignorant. They have no concept of church history other than what they have read in a COG publication. They have never studied scripture, the development of the Bible, the use of metaphors and allegory, or anything else that a typical seminary student studies. Yet, they place their theological understanding as higher and mor highly developed than the seminarians.
In order to elevate HWA onto a higher plain next to
Because the ministers in all the splinter group no longer follow HWA's teachings (according to Kitchen) they are all apostates who will be FORCED by
According to Kitchen, Herbert Armstrong was soooooooooooooo saintly that evil could not be found in him.
Herbert Armstrong was such a perfect man that God actually established the final convent with HWA. Forget the New Covenant and Grace that was finalized with
Anyone who does not follow Herbert Armstrong's teachings is breaking the Covenant of HWA. Forget
This is the kind of crap that has driven hundreds of thousands away from the COG over the decades. This legalistic mumbo-jumbo offers no hope because of a god that is incredibly PISSED and is going to take great delight in blotting most of humanity off the face of the earth.