Fruits of Discipleship

Charis Alumni Stories

Brent’s Story

Brent’s Story

“Either we’re crazy or they’re crazy …”Brent and his wife are from Canada. They heard about Charis Bible College and came to Campus Days to check out the school. After returning to Canada, Brent made the above statement to his wife because he was so shocked by the...

Charis Talks: Featuring Jacob Smith

Charis Talks: Featuring Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith grew up in a Christian home in Los Angeles, California. He had great success as a child actor, beginning with Christian television and commercials to roles on Party of Five and in the movie, Troy, with Brad Pitt.  At his sixteenth birthday party, someone...

It’s all or nothing for Charis Alumni…

It’s all or nothing for Charis Alumni…

Like many of us, Katherine’s walk with Jesus wasn’t a straight path.As a high schooler, she found herself drinking in order to avoid coming to terms with the pull she felt to fully turn her life over to God.“I pictured surrendering to God like jumping off a cliff or a...

After the last bell

Hundreds of pairs of eyes silently watched as twenty-four Charis students performed a skit that they had spent months rehearsing.In the streets of Germany, standing among the crowd, Jessica Ketchum captured on film what most never see in their lifetime—the Holy Spirit...