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13 Apr 2006

Occult
I think my 17 year old son that goes to boarding school in the Eastern Cape may be involved in occult activities. He gave his gold crucifix away, told me he doesn't believe in Jesus or God anymore, listens to serious heavy metal music, his behaviour has changed and he is generally moody, aggressive and non-responsive. Do you know of a church service i.e. by Dr Kobus Jonker that is taking place in JHB during April some time?
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Its possible that he is dabbling in some unwholesome experimentation, though teenagers also may at least temporarily abandon their religious beliefs when they start to challenge what they've always accepted without much thought. And heavy metal music, though I find most of it very boring, is very popular, and not necessarily of any sinister significance. I don't know whether a church service would solve the problem, whoever led it. I am highly sceptical of some of the chruch folks and policemen who immensely magnify and exaggerate the threat of "occuly powers" as a way to increase their own powers and profits. Don't listen to False Profits !
Contact the school, who should have a counsellor or someone on staff with similar functions,who can talk with him --- counselling would be the way to go if he has become troubled in some way. He needs exercise, not exorcism.
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