Are there Long Term Harmful Effects of SOZO?

I sat down with my good friend Britt who’s a licensed mental health professional to talk to her about SOZO, a deliverance ministry that’s out of Bethel Church in Redding California. Helpful and Related Content: Full SOZO Video: https://youtu.be/BailnQ_1CCs Short Video on my Research of SOZO: https://youtu.be/JzVfxHZ4Vsw Bethel and the New Age: https://youtu.be/nPAe5l_gifI A Discussion […]

Crystals, Christians and the New Age: Three Thoughts

In this brief video, I talk about my thoughts about crystals as an ex-new ager. Are they okay for Christians to own? Do crystals actually have any power? As Christians, is there any reason we should or shouldn’t have these? Many new agers attribute power and healing to certain gems and crystals. Does this mean […]

Core Issues With the SOZO Process from a Mental Health Professional Perspective

I sat down with my good friend Britt who’s a licensed mental health professional to talk to her about SOZO, a deliverance ministry that’s out of Bethel Church in Redding California. In this short clip, Britt addresses some core problems with SOZO and why it’s important to address them. Helpful and Related Content: Link to […]

Is Bethel's SOZO Mentally and Emotionally Damaging? Thoughts From a Mental Health Professional

This video has been a long time coming. I sat down with my good friend Britt who’s a licensed mental health professional to talk to her about SOZO, a deliverance ministry that’s out of Bethel Church in Redding California. From their website, it says: “SOZO is a prophetic ministry for all-embracing healing and for deliverance […]

The Pendulum Problem: The Issue with Fanaticism

I define the Pendulum Problem as follows: when someone takes an unhealthy extreme stance in their beliefs for the purpose of distancing themselves as much as possible from their previous beliefs that were steeped in trauma or deception. This is something I’m sure we’ve all experienced and witnessed. It can be difficult for someone to […]

How New Age & Word of Faith Misunderstand the Bible (Mike Winger and Melissa Dougherty)

I’ve never done this before. Here’s my conversation with a former New Age/New Thought woman. We talk about specific Bible verses that are often used to support New Age as well as Word of Faith teaching and I do my best to respond with a careful explanation of each of those verses. If you are […]