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Defecting From Bethel

Watch the compelling story of Lindsay Davis who defected from Bethel. This is an exclusive from the creators at Apologia Studios and is from the popular show, “Cultish”. On this episode of Cultish, Jeff Durbin and Jeremiah Roberts interview about her time at Bethel. The story is shocking in many ways and needs to be…
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Israel couldn’t do all they can do

Ezekiel 20: 20-22 20 And hallow my sabbaths; and they shall be a sign between me and you, that ye may know that I am the Lord your God. 21 Notwithstanding the children rebelled against me: they walked not in my statutes, neither kept my judgments to do them, which if a man do, he shall even live in…
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The Times are a Changing

The times are a changing. “Over these many centuries, details associated with temple work have been adjusted periodically, including language, methods of construction, communication, and record-keeping. Prophets have taught that there will be no end to such adjustments as directed by the Lord to His servants.” – 2 January 2019 – Salt Lake City Official…
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Is a Mormon also a Christian?

“We’re on a mission to discover whether Mormons are Christian” Watch this video: At first I thought “Hold on, I believe that too, but Mormon’s can’t be Christians, can they?” And on the onset, it appears that we’ve got some common ground here.  I mean, I believe in Christ, his teachings, his example and I…
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You say this temple points you to Jesus, but did you listen to anything He said?

Image – Remo Casilli / Reuters The LDS Church just opened an impressive new temple in Rome and you can go on a guided tour of some of their most sacred areas.  But if you listen closely you can see that their emphasis is not on Jesus. President Russel M. Nelson explains how the purpose…
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Red and Yellow, Black and White, they are Precious in His sight. Not according to Joseph Smith.

This excerpt is from “Mormonism, Shadow or Reality”, Pages 96A and 96B I can’t take any credit for this, but it’s such a good summary of how the LDS Church is only a product of its current age: The Book of Mormon originally written in the 1800’s, conformed to the prevailing culture at the time.…
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6 Years for Defending a Lie

In this handout photo released by Courtesy of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Dennis Christensen, who was leading the local Bible reading, is escorted from a court room in Oryol, Russia, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. A regional court in western Russia on Wednesday sentenced a Danish Jehovah’s Witness to six years in prison, in arguably the most severe…
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The Mormon Nativity Pageant

By Don McAreavy I haven’t been to the LDS Nativity Pageant in Calgary for many years but thought I should take it in after the notice that these events may come to a close after 2019.   What struck me the most was the brevity of the production – it couldn’t have been more than…
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Hello Visitor!

Welcome to Vigilant Minds! You might be wondering who or what we are? We are a cult support ministry in Calgary, AB. Our group was founded by ex Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons and concerned Christians. Our group is attended by mostly ex JW and LDS, but we also have had persons from a variety of legalistic…
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