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The Chuckwagon is home to Pastor Charlie’s blog posts. As a recipient of healing from Jesus, through the Open Homes Fellowship program, he has first hand knowledge and insight into an addict’s struggle. His blogs offer wisdom and encouragement to overcome addiction and walk in freedom!

Acting Like A Child

Acting Like A Child

“Truly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God like a child shall not enter it.” (Luke 18:17; ESV) I was watching a small child in the grocery store the other day. He was walking down the aisle poking the cans on the shelves looking like he didn’t...

Yes, You Can

Yes, You Can

Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that I do, he will do also; and greater works than these he will do; because I go to the Father.(John 14:12; NASB) How many times have you used the words “I can’t…” this week? This month? When you said it...

The One Who Understands

The One Who Understands

“For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin.” (Hebrews 4:15; NASB) Have you really thought lately about what the Creator of the universe did for you (and the rest of...

Overcoming Temptations

Overcoming Temptations

“God is faithful; He will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear.” (1 Cor. 10:13b; NIV) It is seldom easy to give things up we’re used to doing or having once we find out they are not good for us. In the process of accepting Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior of...

Healed By His Wounds

Healed By His Wounds

He Himself bore our sins in His body on the cross so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you were healed. (1 Peter 2:24; NASB) What does it mean that we were healed by His wounds? Jesus died on that cross to remove the burden of sin...

Our Awesome God

Our Awesome God

“For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.” (Col. 1:13-14; NASB) Think about how awesome it is that while we were going about our daily lives serving the...