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Keith Churilla

THE POWER OF A TRANSFORMED LIFE

I have had the privilege of watching a life that has been transformed by doing what is right. I will call the person Gus (not his real name). Gus was convicted of being involved with a young woman who was underage. He was in his forties at the time of his arrest and conviction. After serving […]

SPIRITUAL HEALTH AND SERVING OTHERS

The impression is left that we assume that significant healing and transformation in our lives can take place without lifting a finger to obey Christ’s commands. The assumption is that: spiritual health can be achieved apart from obedience. Spurgeon wrote, “To know right, and to do right, are different things.” Many churchmen must believe that […]

THE LOST FORTUNE

For years the rock served as a doorstop on John Reed’s North Carolina farm. The old Hessian farmer’s son Conrad found the seventeen pound rock in the creek bed but no one thought much of it. It wasn’t until 1802 that a Fayetteville jeweler examined it and then offered $3.50 to the farmer for the […]

BUILDING STRONG FAITH FOR LIFE’S BATTLES

Our hope isn’t wishful thinking it is the practice of bringing our thought life into line with our new status as children of God. We are talking about confessing what is and anticipating that it will transform how we live.