" you come to really SEE yourself as you ARE--as GOD sees you--as a self-centered, hostile, shriveled-up, rotten, vile, filthy, sinning hulk of rotting human flesh, unworthy to breathe the free air God gives you! "
There are Facebook groups, with combined total memberships into the thousands, that are filled with people who have suffered from this abuse and openly speak about it. Yet the favorite mantra there and elsewhere from present day COGlet members is, 'Get over it." How does one get over being treated like a pile of steaming shit their entire church life? Why do so many present day COG member continue to let their ministurds tell them the same thing today?