Editor's Pick

Editor’s Pick: The Teachings And Practices Of The ‘Jesus Christians’


Notoriously known as the ‘Kidney Cult’, the Jesus Christians was a group that I lived with for about three and a half years of my life.  During that time (2002-2005), these were the beliefs, teachings and practices of the community.  Though I can’t list everything they believe about everything…I will try to explain their fundamental and basic beliefs.  It is also quite likely that they have changed some of those beliefs and practices.  In general:

  1. They believe that the Christian Church has forsaken Christ and do not actually follow Him or obey Him, so they are very critical about other Churches and approach everyone who is not a part of their fellowship as an unbeliever.  In fact, they are kinder to those who have never professed to be Christian, because they believe they are more open to the truth, where as those who claim to be born again would not listen to them when they talk about obeying God.  The fundamental reasons for this rejection is that mainstream Christians do not literally apply Jesus’ teachings by not selling their possessions, not living in community and continuing to work for money rather than living by faith (the way they do)…

Read more at http://blog.ufuomaee.org/the-teachings-and-practices

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