The Word of Faith Fellowship (WOFF), in Spindale, North Carolina (USA), presents itself as a charismatic
church, aligned with the word of faith
However, the WOFF's abusive practices (see, e.g., this information
) show this church -- headed by am and Jane Whaley -- to be
Note the difference between theological and sociological definitions of the term 'cult.'
Among other things, the WOFF church has
- an unhealthy, unbalanced focus on demons,
- an unbiblical manner of addressing real or perceived demonization, and
- other unbiblical practices, including attempts to control people in various ways.
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