Gwen Shamblin Death – Obituary News: Remnant Fellowship Church Cult – The Way Down Hbo Max.
HBO Max is digging into the life of the late Gwen Shamblin Lara, who founded a wildly popular Christian diet program and later, the Remnant Fellowship Church in Tennessee. The Way Down: God, Greed and the Cult of Gwen Shamblin, a new five-part series debuting on the streamer this month, follows Shamblin Lara’s rise to fame as an influential religious leader who convinced her followers that God had given her “the key to permanent weight control,” which she reveals in the trailer is “a matter of the heart, according to the following statements posted on social media on September 24. 2021.
Condolences – Comments and Reactions.
From the looks of it, some of @NC5PhilWilliams reporting will be making an appearance in this documentary.
You may remember, Gwen Shamblin Lara’s plane went down earlier this year in Percy Priest Lake. https://t.co/GbigDEeP2w
— Chris Davis NC5 (@ChrisDavisMMJ) September 24, 2021
Looking forward to watching this. This church isn’t far from where I live and I’ve driven by it probably hundreds of times. I’d always heard it was some sort of tyrannical diet cult and come to find out, it absolutely was. https://t.co/o6IUHPdmuI
— Bill Cornelius (@BillCornelius) September 24, 2021
“Money. Prestige. Power. That’s her holy trinity.”#TheWayDown, the true story of Gwen Shamblin Lara’s rise to fame and power as a diet guru and church leader, is streaming September 30 on HBO Max. pic.twitter.com/fLGhPhwikJ
— HBO Max (@hbomax) September 23, 2021
NOT AN OBITUARY .