When you slow down time, pause game play and go outside your influence. You will hear your influence draining. Put your pointer over something you want to grab. Just as you resume the game, if you click and hold [Action] and move the mouse fast enough, you will grab the item. You can steal your enemy's worshippers and make them live in your own village and worship you. You can drain enemy towns with this, and even put things down. You can also take all the people out of an enemy town, then put a missionary in the town. It is tough to make them be a missionary, but it is still possible. if you manage it, the town is yours.