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About GAC
Here you will get a quick
overview of what GAC is.

False prophecies that
Goodwin made

In this section, you will find direct quotes from Goodwin that proved to be false.

Misc quotes by Goodwin
Quotes from books and tapes. Was he power-mad or what?

Personal experiences
Personal accounts from former members of GAC. Don’t read these if you are easily offended.

Here you can hear Goodwin for yourself! In one of these sound bytes, Goodwin says that Jesus visited him.

Legal Stuff:
Find out how much Goodwin was worth at his death; read “Goodwin v. US” and more.
Gospel Assembly
Christian Academy

Glenn Goodwin
Glenn Goodwin (current pastor of the Des Moines GAC) calls a child molester a “great man” and more.

Lee Ray
Did you know he had sex with girls and women in the church? Did you know that he molested little boys as well?


Misc GAC photos
Photos of the church, the ministers and more.

Newspaper articles
Newspaper articles about GAC

The Covenants
In 1988, Goodwin made the entire church take 10 “covenants” which you can read here. Weird stuff!


Yoke of Bondage
One man's story of his
involvement in the Tom Jolly organization. Jolly was later convicted as a pedophile – and was one of Lloyd Goodwin’s mentors along with others.


William Sowders
A history of William Sowder's ministry. (Sowders was another one of Goodwin's mentors.)

Information on cults
Information and links on destructive cults, mind control, brainwashing, and more.

Visitor Comments
See what others think!

Contact info
Contact information for us and Des Moines GAC

Other web pages about
Gospel Assembly Churches

Erroneous Goodwin teachings
This section refutes some of Goodwin's doctrines.


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Misc. Articles, etc., that do not fit into the other categories

A letter from one of the rape victims
If you read nothing else on this website, read this.

Letter from T.M. Jolly to Lloyd Goodwin
Dated November 3, 1964.

Do You Really Get It?
A short essay by Larry Ellison, JR.

Letter from Glenn Goodwin to Gary King
A letter from Glenn dated January 1999 which proves he refused to hear any allegations against the church.

Letter from Paul Simpson to Lloyd Goodwin
Dated April 6, 1987. This letter gives much insight into the characters of Lloyd Goodwin and Lee Ray.

Letter from Gary King
Dated February 9,1998. Explaining why he left the Des Moines church.

Open letter from Gary King
Dated October 1, 1998.

A "must see" picture of Lloyd & June Goodwin
With some commentary. Sent by a talented friend of mine.

Sexual exploitation by a counselor or therapist
A section of the Iowa Code. A "counselor or therapist" is also defined as a "member of the clergy" and/or a person who counsels people who are "emotionally dependent" on him.


The Beginning of the William Sowders Cult

As Written By Paul Simpson – April 2001

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