Rarely does a man come along who changes a generation, but Chuck Smith was that man. Charles Ward Smith was born in 1927 in Ventura, California. His parents are Charles and Maude Elizabeth. He has two brothers and a sister: Paul, Bill, and Virginia. Chuck has now joined his father, mother, sister and brother Bill, who are with the Lord. And he is more alive than he has ever been. When Chuck’s sister, Virginia, was a young girl, she nearly . . . read more ›
Here is the video that we showed on Sunday of my conversation with Chuck Smith on August 21. I had asked Chuck to pray at this year’s Southern California Harvest, but he didn’t feel he could make it to Angel Stadium. A film crew and I went to his house to record his prayer, and we let the cameras roll as we continued to talk.
In 1992 I was in Hawaii with Chuck Smith. We were there for a Harvest Crusade and all was going well, when we were woken by the news of the approach of a powerful hurricane coming our way. It was Hurricane Iniki. We were told of massive tsunami waves that were potentially coming our way. I was there with my wife, Cathe, and our youngest son, Jonathan. So, I jumped in my car and went to get food and supplies. . . . read more ›
As most of you know, Chuck has been battling cancer for a couple of years now. As Pastor Chuck fought this dreaded disease, he still maintained a very full schedule of preaching and serving the Lord to the very end. I can’t help but think of the apostle Paul’s words to Timothy: “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Finally, there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the . . . read more ›
We will be talking about the birth of the Harvest Crusades as well the significance of what is happening today in our world in the light of Bible prophecy. We will also be joined by special guests, Mike Macintosh and Skip Heitzig. It all happens at 3:00 PM, PST and will be webcast live at www.harvest.org.