Cooking the books – def. to make the books look right while covering up bad accounting or fraud.
Cooking drugs – to make drugs – either to use them and relieve oneself of the current reality, or to sell them and make money off of other people’s need for escape.
Are we making up our own religion, or are we taking God as He is, learning to be the people He created us to be?
What are the signs of a cooked religion?