Institute in Basic Life Principles

  • Blogs

    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 >>

  • News

    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