Author recalls days in JC housing project

Johnson City native Mike Furches recalls his youth in Johnson City's Keystone housing project in his book, "The Keystone Kid."

Addictions  Breaking the Habit
Christian Leader - May, 2001
Michael A. Furches
Copyright 2001

The Hudgeon's Family
Christian Leader - July, 2001
Michael A. Furches
Copyright 2001

Why Join Small Groups?
Christian Leader - May, 2002
Michael A. Furches
Copyright 2002

Why we are rejected
One man's journey through religious discrimination on the job
Christian Leader - March, 2003
Michael A. Furches
Copyright 2003

SDA Church - Christian Sect or Cult?
Feb 18, 2003
Michael A. Furches
Copyright 2003

Mike Interviewed in 2004 March Issue of Christianity Today.  The title of the article is Multi(per)plexed.  This article deals with the Christians and their determination of what makes a good movie.  Mike and Ted Baher have some disagreements and you can see what some of those are in this article.  The article is copyrighted by Christianity Today.

Suicide Stories - These stories are intended to offer support and understanding for those who have family and friends who have committed suicide. They are also intended to provide hope and understanding to those who are contemplating suicide. Suicide affects not just the individual committing the act but all of those around them who love and know them. Anyone who would like to share their stories related to a loved one who has committed suicide can send them to me via email for consideration of being posted on the web site. After some discussion with the author the decision will be made to accept or reject the posting. The author of the story will retain all copyrights to their story.

Clubhouse Articles
The following stories and articles were written while Mike was Director of the Crossroads Clubhouse, located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The below links will take you to the Crossroads website.