Inner healing ministries that promise “deliverance” from the bondage of sins, lies we’ve told ourselves or the demonic realm have gained a foothold in a growing number of modern churches. But are they biblical? Our guest today says no.
Psychology-based programs such as SOZO, Theophostic counseling and others often use techniques that are concerning to those who know the Word of God forbids such practices and methodology.
“SOZO” is a psycho-spiritual deliverance and inner healing methodology birthed out of Bethel Church in Redding, California (think signs, wonders and gold glitter “glory clouds.”) Theophostic counseling is a guided meditation and age regression technique that helps counselees conjure up images of painful childhood memories through visions. (See “WHY THEOPHOSTIC PRAYER MINISTRY IS NEITHER PRAYER NOR CHRISTIAN MINISTRY”)
- Sozo: Climbing Up Another Way – The Berean Call
- Sozo – a dangerous “inner healing and deliverance ministry”
- What’s Wrong With Theophostic Counseling?
- What Is Theophostic Counseling? – The Berean Call
- What’s Wrong With Inner Healing?
- Top Ten Reasons Theophostic Prayer Ministry is Not Christian
- Theophostics: Unbiblical Teaching Wedded to Mystical Experience – By Bob DeWaay
- Theophostics – Unbiblical False Teaching – Summed Up Info
- Why Theophostic Prayer Ministry is Neither Prayer Nor Christian Ministry – By Bob DeWaay
- What is Taizé worship, and is it biblical? – GotQuestions.org
- Stay Away from Sozo Prayer! | Women of Grace