Archive for the ‘On Campus’ Category
Tags: Arizona State University, Brian Smith, Hope Church, Tempe
The Arizona Daily Star is reporting that Hope Church (formerly Hope Christian Church and FCC offshoot) is facing an investigation by Arizona State University after 14 former members (including 8 current ASU students) filed a 123 page complaint with ASU detailing abusive practices.
Tags: Aaron Brecthel, Boulder, Resurrection Church, University of Colorado Boulder
The Daily Camera (Boulder, CO) is reporting that the Religious Campus Organizations group at Colorado University voted last month to remove Resurrection Church from their organization. Citing the failure of Resurrection Church to address the RCO’s concerns, the group’s president, Rev. Zach Parris, said, “We have a duty to protect students.”
Read the entire article here: http://www.dailycamera.com/cu-news/ci_30596382/citing-duty-protect-students-cu-religious-group-revokes
Tags: Aaron Brechtel, Boulder, Resurrection Church, University of Colorado Boulder
This is an excellent article with thorough reporting that connects a lot of threads in the wider FCC movement.
Tags: Arizona State University, Hope Christian Church, Hope Church
A blog has been created by former members of Hope Christian Church at Arizona State University. The blog explains that a report of over 100 pages detailing experiences of spiritual abuse at Hope has been submitted to the ASU administration. The blog promises to offer updates as the investigation proceeds and can be found at http://www.hopechristianchurchasucult.blogspot.com
Tags: faith christian church, Jim Cooper, Kirk Walker, New Covenant Christian Church, steve hall