Herbert Armstrong was so sure that he could violate the laws of the universe: He believed that of the increase of his empire there would be no end.
His empire ended. He never counted on entropy. He never counted on the Arrow of Time. He never paid attention to Doctor Who: “Everything dies.” Herbert Armstrong died. So did his empire.
If the Churches of God (COGs) are so wrong, why did I become a Worldwide Church of God (WCG) member in the first place? The answer, if we wish to analyze it from every angle, is somewhat complex, but it all comes down to one bottom line, one fundamental reason: I was tricked by dishonest literature.