Former Members and Former Recruits tell their story.  

Real people.  

Real experiences.

Real abuse.

Note: Click on the links below to open each file:

NameSizeHits
NameSizeHits
The Sophie Files
Abuse Details. Sophie Alexander Trostle (Full audio)45.4 MiB900
An Evil 3 Year Old754.3 KiB536
Arranged Marriages933.5 KiB456
Beating And Bruising An 8 Month Old Baby1.5 MiB5293
Children Are Evil If They Are Not Silent1.8 MiB4115
Cory And Ashley McLaughlin Wanted My Child1.0 MiB347
Debilitating Effects Of Cult Indoctrination296.0 KiB257
Effects Of Coercive Persuasion732.1 KiB222
Familial Idolatry1.0 MiB285
Gaslighting1.4 MiB308
God Did Not Kill Me Like They Said He Would354.1 KiB250
How I Escaped5.1 MiB312
I Was In A Fetal Position687.1 KiB267
It's A Classic Cult208.3 KiB258
Kelly Lynch Was So Distraught726.5 KiB221
Lovebombing779.8 KiB274
Methods Of Coercive Persuasion299.4 KiB231
Ryan Prayed That God Would Kill A Man507.5 KiB240
Serial Killer Israel Keyes2.2 MiB1894
Similarity To 2 Other Cults1.8 MiB234
Sleep Deprivation352.3 KiB259
Spanking Other Members Children169.6 KiB304
Their Abusive Pursuit After the Escape1.0 MiB234
They Told Me That God Was Going To Kill Me150.1 KiB215
Using Fear To Keep You There320.4 KiB210
You Have To Escape677.8 KiB237
The Kelly Files
"I was Emotionally and Mentally Scarred for Months" 725.9 KiB918
God desires to boil your bones in water and smell you burn252.8 KiB94
In this phone call, church elder admits Kelly Lynch stayed in a shed17.6 MiB512
Kelly Lynch Call Slip Cherokee County Sheriff's Department394.2 KiB160
Stalking and Recruitment Attempts:
"They are Manipulative to Ensnare and Lure you in" - Kaycee L.35.5 KiB818
"This Group are Persistent Predators, Wicked Shepherds." - Melissa L.686.4 KiB866
"Two Unnamed Church of Wells men were sent 1000 miles to Intimidate my Family" - Keith U.21.8 KiB587
Former Members:
"I was Emotionally, Mentally, and Verbally Tortured"877.3 KiB839
"Speaking out! Interview With Ex Cow Members"54.2 KiB1110
"Tried to Override one's Conscience, and Dictate their Mindset"- Christine M.11.7 MiB401
Escape Attempts:
2016-01-04 Catherine Grove Escape Attempt 911 Call454.1 KiB636
2016-01-04 Catherine Grove Escape Attempt Video Footage31.7 MiB4161
2016-01-04 Man Searching For Catherine Grove, 911 Call218.6 KiB454

 

“I Felt Trapped. I was Held Spiritually Captive.” (video link) – Patrick J.