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This site addresses rumors that have arisen over the years regarding the local churches and the ministry of God’s word through Brothers Watchman Nee and Witness Lee. These rumors are in the nature of myths (1 Tim. 1:4; 4:7; 2 Tim. 4:4), that is, narrative stories without factual basis. Some of these rumors were long ago disproven but still circulate today. Others are new inventions. The accounts on this site are factual and are presented to help those who have encountered these rumors and those who desire to be equipped to respond to inquiries or accusations that may come their way.

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Authority and Fellowship

God desires to establish His kingdom on the earth through a group of people who stand against all forms of rebellion and come absolutely under His authority. Establishing God’s authority over the earth is a great matter in the Bible, but fallen men have miscast divine authority according to natural…

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Basic topics vital for our understanding of what the Lord’s recovery is and how we can cooperate with the Lord to carry out His recovery today.

Our Basic Choice

After leading the children of Israel to the threshold of the good land, Moses recounted at length their history, including both negative and positive events, as well as God’s revelation of Himself through His laws and statutes. At the end…

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Articles showing the distinction between yet harmonious functioning of the churches, the ministry, and the work in and for the Body of Christ.

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Clear presentations of the truth of and need for the ground of the church in the practice of the oneness of the Body and refutations of errors concerning the ground.

Assailing the Ground of Oneness (1): the Genuine Ground of the Church According to the Teaching and Practice of the New Testament

Much confusion and debate exist among Christians surrounding the definition, formation, purpose, and function of the church. In fact, the pattern of Christians meeting together in local churches is entirely consistent throughout the New Testament. Some critics admit that while…

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Principles of God’s government and the exercise of leadership and authority among God’s people

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The role of the ministry in the Lord’s recovery and the proper way to follow it.

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Articles showing what our attitude should be toward various matters if we are to closely follow the ministry in the Lord’s recovery today.

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Warnings concerning causes of stumbling and how to avoid them and concerning the need of sobriety regarding the Lord’s coming.

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How we should deal with turmoils and problems that arise in the churches and what we can learn from them.

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Responses to misrepresentations and unwarranted accusations.

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Factual accounts to equip and educate the saints concerning various incidents or episodes in our history that have been misrepresented by opposing or dissenting ones.

Hiding History?

In recent years a myth has been spread on the Internet that the leadership in the Lord’s recovery has systematically concealed the “real” history of the local churches. Lacking firsthand…

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Letters of fellowship from the North American co-workers addressing certain situations that have troubled the saints.

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