"Leaving behind their homeland"
"Young students set out to discover"
"Their true potential
From FNCC (cult retreat). All bolded
terms are cult-speak buzz words.
*"Friendship" applies so long as you remain within their good graces.
Once there, you will engage in thought reform "dialogue," meditative (mind numbing, for me) "chanting," and strengthen the bonds
between fellow members (and of course, The Dear Leader) via "determinations" (useless promises that will be used to manipulate you down the road) and "friendships" (so-called), again for pure manipulation purposes should you ever "backslide in your faith
Also, let us not forget the behavior regression rituals you shall also be expected to participate in . . .