BRAINWASHED

ANTHONY IDEMUDIA ASAKPA

AUGUST 10, 2006

Hi guys,

This is a wonderful set of principles based on the scriptures – please read. We need to encourage ourselves in the Lord, as attempts continue in society/media to change our Christian values. Attached is the chart.

Stay blessed,

Tony

BRAINWASHING AND HOW TO RESIST IT

[taken from www.crossroad.to] – PDF CHART on PAGE 2 of this article

NOTE:  You May Need to Click on Blank Page 2 – Chart Will Appear

1. Brainwashing tactics: Produce mental and moral confusion (Cognitive dissonance).

1. How to resist: Faith.

1. Scriptures: Maintain unshakable trust in God – 1 Samuel 17:37 and Ephesians 6:10-18.

2. Brainwashing tactics: Produce intimidation and fear.

2. How to resist: Hope.

2. Scriptures: Be confident that He will bring the victory – Galatians 2:20.

3. Brainwashing tactics: Produce inner and outer conflict.

3. How to resist: Prayer.

3. Scriptures: Rest in His sufficiency – Philippians 4:6-7.

4. Brainwashing tactics: Stir resentment toward parents and traditional authority.

4. How to resist: Gratefulness.

4. Scriptures: Nurture a habit of thankfulness – 1Thessalonians 5:16-18.

5. Brainwashing tactics: Manipulate the above feelings to produce hatred toward dissenters.

5. How to resist: God’s love.

5. Scriptures: Demonstrate His overcoming love to others -1 Corinthians 13.

6. Brainwashing tactics: Insist on open-mindedness (to new beliefs and values.

6. How to resist: Discernment.

6. Scriptures: Recognize and resist deception – Colossians 2:8.

7. Brainwashing tactics: Indoctrinate with new vision and values.

7. How to resist: Conviction.

7. Scriptures: Stand uncompromisingly firm on God’s Word – Romans 12:2.

8. Brainwashing tactics: Ridicule and humiliate resistors (Zero Tolerance for Non-Compliance).

8. How to resist: Genuine humility.

8. Scriptures: Follow the Shepherd, not self or the world – Philippians 2:3-8.

9. Brainwashing tactics: Insist on personal confessions: sharing feelings in group daily.

9. How to resist: Confession to God.

9. Scriptures: Delight in His righteousness, not our own -1 John 1:9.

10. Brainwashing tactics: Submit to state.

10. How to resist: Surrender to God.

10. Scriptures: Abide in Him – our only true and lasting safety. – Romans 12:1

Amen.

 

 

 

 


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