Welcome to our site! Exit and Support Network™ supports and assists those who have had their personal lives shattered or affected in any capacity by Worldwide Church of God*, Philadelphia Church of God, or any related controlling offshoot. We are an ongoing research and information service for former members and survivors and were established in 1993.
Our site contains many testimonies, articles, writings, and letters by former members of these groups.
Spiritual Abuse & Exploitation
After involvement with destructive, authoritarian, religious groups, many suffer spiritually, emotionally and psychologically. Without education to understand what happened, they can feel alone in their feelings and experiences. As a result, many can suffer for years, carrying feelings of guilt, shame, fear, separation, and an inability to feel a connection to God’s unconditional love and acceptance.
Help and Hope
If you are a former member or survivor of any of these high demand groups (or if you have a loved one inside), then we trust that you will find these pages helpful in unraveling the lies and propaganda, while furnishing validation, encouragement and hope.
Please see our Menu or Site map to help in finding all the sections on our site:
“Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits, whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.”
~ I John 4:1
*Name changed to Grace Communion International in April 2009. Some local church areas and countries may still carry the former name or a different one.
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