Remembering Chuck Smith

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By Rod Anderson , CP Cartoonist
October 7, 2013|8:56 am
Remembering Chuck Smith

 SANTA ANA, Calif. – Calvary Chapel founder Pastor Chuck Smith, considered one of the major catalysts of the Jesus Movement of the '60s and '70s, died after a battle with lung cancer at the age of 86 on Thursday.

Smith had been undergoing treatments for cancer off and on for almost two years, but had maintained a full schedule of preaching both from the pulpit at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa and on a radio talk show heard nationwide.

On a Facebook page with more than 11,000 followers dedicated to praying for Smith while he was ill, Manderson added, "Thank you for your faithful prayers all these months."

Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/pastor-chuck-smith-dies-of-cancer-at-86-jesus-movement-leader-remembered-fondly-105864/

 

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