I don't want to 'pinch' Mulan's thread, but I'd just like to say to Researcher that you shouldn't be bound by Watchtower theology. Where else have we to go? is a question highjacked by the WTS. The answer was NEVER an organisation but the person of Jesus Christ. As far as I know, he don't live in Patterson. There's much information available about this. Try Randy's site at www.freeminds.org
Mrs Ozzie and I have been talking non-stop about this and our own situation which is on the boil and is similar in some ways! I'll keep ya posted.
"If our hopes for peace are placed in the hands of imperfect people, they are bound to evaporate."
- Ron Hutchcraft Surviving the Storms of Stress