Writings by Exiters of WCG
“Some of our most painful losses have to do with what wasn’t there.” ~Anonymous
Insightful writings that cover grief and deception suffered at the hands of a “minister of God.” Helpful for anyone who has exited WCG or any offshoot such as PCG, RCG, etc. Also read: Where Do the Feelings Go?
Note: Initials have been given for confidentiality, unless otherwise noted.
Writings About Grief
I Feel Like a Crumpled Up Piece of Paper
We That Have Been Spiritually Exploited
(Grief after writing off our family that cared about us the most)
We Weren’t Allowed to Grieve Normally
(The very deep grief experienced when we fail to draw close to the ones that should matter the most.)
So Much Lost (After the rejection of a friend)
It’s Been Hard to Observe Christmas Again
Remembering My Experiences
My Weird Experience of Baptism into God’s True Church
My First Service in a Masonic Basement
Affirmation and Appreciation (How much did we really receive?)
The Way We Were Told to Pray (Includes at end: “If you are finding it very hard to pray” and “If you can’t pray because you felt God betrayed you.”)
The Big Build-Up of the Holy Days
Why We Thought We Had Such a Wonderful Time at the Feast
When We Attended the Feast (What did they do to our minds?)
Good to Be Free
How I Was Able to Break Away From Worldwide Church of God
Why I Didn’t Like the New Music in WCG
The Spiritual Casualties (covers atheists)
Studying the Bible Under Bondage Was Detrimental
Why Did God Allow Me to Go In an Abusive Group?
Where Do the Feelings Go?
Feelings from hurtful stimulus were not permitted to be expressed; includes: “How Do I Go About Writing and What Do I Write About?”
Poems/Free Verse/Comfort in Words of Hymns
Comfort for the brokenhearted. (Some of these poems & free verse were written by an exiter.)
Comfort for Those Who Are Sorrowing
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