You sound as if you came here as an apologist for Mitchell and his crew.
They have no meaningful accountability to anyone through democratically elected church boards, or financial transparency through independently audited financial statements.
No one but Mitchell and those he selects know where the money goes within Christian Fellowship Churches.
This collection of press articles demonstrates that Mitchell's problems are long standing and serious.
Christian Fellowship Churches has a long and troubled history of bad press, complaints, church splits and litigation.
There have been many divorces and custody disputes linked to Mitchell churches and his various pastors.
Attempting to blame individual members for Mitchell and his crew's bad behavior doesn't change this. And hiding behind scripture isn't a meaningful defense.
Overwhelmingly, those that leave Mitchell churches remain Christians and they didn't leave over faith issues, but rather almost every time over the bad conduct of leaders.
The press stories linked through this database explain this in detail.
Mitchell has been repeatedly criticized by Christians for his behavior and the way in which he controls people.
Anything on this database can be quoted including posts here at the message board.