Bill Gothard

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    March 20, 2014

    Chicago Evangelical With Broward Ties Resigns After Sex Scandal

    The Chicago-based megachurch leader with serious ties throughout Florida and in Broward has lost his flock due to a sex scandal. Since the '60s, Bill Gothard has been preaching a submit-to-authority brand of Bible that excoriates rock music and free thinking: Listen to your parents, obey your husban ... More >>

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    August 31, 2006

    The Fantastic Four

    In this primary season, these political superheroes really stand out.

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    September 12, 2002

    Culture Wars

    Follow this leader and your kids will obey their masters and join lockstep with God. Or else.

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    May 6, 1999
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    April 22, 1999
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    April 15, 1999

    The Culture War Continues

    A controversial character-training program was pulled from a state bill, yes. But now Broward County has to deal with it.

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    March 18, 1999
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    March 4, 1999
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    February 18, 1999

    Little Soldiers in the Culture War

    Evangelical radical Bill Gothard's Character First! curriculum teaches students in Fort Lauderdale to obey his will