Did you read my report at [www.eth-s.com
They have all the major ear-marks of a cult: control by the leader over the lives of the members; an elitest mentality; repeated warnings by the leader that one does not leave the group without suffering danger, etc...
Not to mention the trail of broken lives, marriages, families and churches WORLDWIDE! I say that based on the hundreds of replies I've received from around the world. It's so bad in South Africa that at one time, a group of pastors approached the government to have it banned. ( Don't no the status of their efforts as I write this.)