In a nutshell, the organisation is being simplified, dumbed-down, trimmed, rationalised, but the calls for allegiance and obedience are being ramped up and up. Simple.
TONS of changes in the organization
The cult has dropped many dates, 1914 will be one that one day has to into the bin with the others if the cult is to survive. The younger generations that will be seeing this in fifty years will have to be blinded to its history or it would not survive long. Religion is not good vs. evil it is more like evil vs evil or religion vs religion. God is a fantasy that does not exist and is a crutch for those to lazy to think for themself and want to be told what to do as sheeple.
They're in panic mode. They know that if the end doesn't come soon they're screwed. They're digging their own grave.