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Keith Churilla

SHEPHERDING IN A HARD PLACE

I have always thought myself as a meadow shepherd or a beside the still waters kind of a guy. Those are the familiar images of shepherding that I always envisioned. I have always assumed that is the goal in shepherding God’s flock as a pastor. I have always assumed that my expectation should be to […]

HOW TO KEEP FROM BEING FOOLISH

Are you struggling with a bad habit? If you are, you need wisdom. You need a clear and unobstructed view of the road ahead. Wisdom is the ability to anticipate the results of one’s decisions, and the predisposition to choose the best course of action which is the way of righteousness. In other words, wisdom […]

THE TRUTH CAN SET YOU FREE WHILE LIES DESTROY YOU

I told the men that I was with not to look up. I was fairly confident that a drug deal was about to go down, and I know it isn’t polite to stare at drug dealers when they’re selling their wares. We had just come from the apartment when two men pulled up in a […]

IS THE CHURCH IN THE ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS?

The American statesman Benjamin Franklin corresponded with the evangelist George Whitefield about Christianity. In spite of Whitefield’s efforts, Franklin never turned to Christ. On one occasion Franklin wrote a criticism of the Christian faith as was practiced in America, “The faith you mention has certainly its use in the world. I do not desire to […]