What is the Shepherding/Discipleship Movement (SDM)?

look first at Jim Jones of the The Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ, commonly shortened to People’s Temple, his religious movement founded in 1955  > known world-wide for the Jones Town massacre in 1978) > theological roots in the NOLR Restorationist movement. Jones attacked the bible + claimed to heal the sick, raise the dead + […]

Using Alexander Dowie’s “altar call” system to suggest that they are God’s instrument to furthering the Kingdom of God here on earth

C. Peter Wagner observed and analyzed the birthing of the New Order of the Latter Rain (NOLR) Apostles in its man-made construction of the Charismatic Renewal Movement (CRM). As the NAR Apostles (NARpostles) rolled out their regime to dominate the visible church with their church growth strategies and visionary leadership over the last few decades, they were […]