"The goal of the Academy is for each student to develop a stabile [sic] lifestyle of Discipline in order to become a strong apostolic Fife [sic] Fold Minister..."Ok, so maybe the man isn't good at spelling and grammar. So what? Maybe he's just a common guy trying to spread Jesus' word! Let's give him the benefit of the doubt, and read on... (By the way, from here forward I'll skip the "sic", because there are just too many! Assume the mistakes are his, not mine.)
- No back talking (pride), but asking for permission to speak
- When being confronted concerning a bad attitude or any other issue repentance and apology is expected instantly!
- Attitudes like pride, fear, resistance ... will be corrected instantly!
- Given orders, can not be changed...
Well, not exactly. It seems they want to control every part of the students' lives.
- [Lunch] break ... is testing time
- Sweets, cake and things like that are not allowed
- No alcohol
- No eating out in restaurants
- Students will be put on the scale once a week to follow the tendency. Each student received his weigh goal, that must be reached, otherwise this category is failed.
- During Academy you are not allowed to visit family members or friends or receive visits.
- ... wedding, funerals or Birthdays are no exception...
- No phone calls.
- Singles are not allowed to have romantic relitionships to the opposite sex.
- Family member working on the property, the students are suppose to have a healthy distance. ... Concentrate on the work ... there should not be anytime being left for small talk anyway.
- In order to obey God, we have to leave the family behind!
If I found one of my kids joining this cult, I'd do everything I could to rescue him or her.
And if that's not enough, he seems quite concerned with his students' bathing habits:
- Students are not supposed to take off the uniform during there working and service time in exchange with separate clothe. Exceptions only after receiving permission
- Wash or shower at least once a day but not more then 2 a day, Showers are done in 5-7 minutes to save water and money.
- Mouth, sweat areas, hair, feet hands,
I guess its not surprising that someone who would burn a Koran and enrage Muslims everywhere, endangering our troops and citizens overseas, is also a controlling, manipulative egomaniac. Its too bad that modern media has given this little man such a huge megaphone, instead of relegating him to the obscurity that he deserves.