There are hundreds of offshoots and splinter groups from the WCG; therefore, it is impossible to list, or keep track of, all of them. Several of these groups below also include testimonies from former members.

To understand more about the history of the earlier breakaway groups, read the Outsider’s Inside Update Newsletters (opens as PDF). Looks behind the scenes at the real activities and associations pertaining to the “transformation” of the Worldwide Church of God and their New Age agenda.

If you are a former member of Worldwide Church of God, read: An Open Letter to Our Acquaintances in Worldwide Church of God .

Ask God to give you discernment and show you if you are being deceived.


“…Take heed that no man deceive you.” ~Matthew 24:4


Many of the following contain a link to the leader’s All or Nothing Statement:

Philadelphia Church of God (Gerald R. Flurry)

Restored Church of God (David C. Pack)

Living Church of God (Gerald E. Weston) [Roderick Meredith, founder]

Intercontinental Church of God (Mark Armstrong) [Garner Ted Armstrong, founder]

United Church of God-AIA (Victor Kubic)

Christian Biblical Church of God (Fred R. Coulter) [“Truth of God”]

Church of God, a Worldwide Association (Jim Franks)

Christian Churches of God (Wade Cox)

The Church of God-PKG (Ronald Weinland)

Church of God, The Eternal (Jon W. Brisby)

Worldwide Church of God Organizational Splits (There are hundreds more splinter groups since this list was formed, plus there are now splits of various splinters) [offsite link]


“Salvation can not be found in any church. It can only be found in a Person–the Lord Jesus Christ.” ~Anonymous


Recommended Articles:

Where is the True Church?

How Do I Receive Eternal Life?

What Were the Lies and What is the Truth?

Confession and Freedom From Specific Cult/Occult Strongholds (includes WCG, PCG & all offshoots)


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