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About ronfurg

Former naval officer, federal investigator, forensic scientist, senior executive service member and pastor. In retirement serves as volunteer and life group leader at New Life Christian Church (www.newlife4me.com). Devoted to beautiful wife, kids and grandkids. Looking forward to the time when every knee will bow and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord of all and that He is the Way, the Truth, and the Life.

A Defense for Signing the Nashville Statement

The following is a statement by Randy Alcorn, a Christian writer and blogger at: http://www.epm.org. The article, which appears as: Why I Signed the Nashville Statement: It Speaks the Truth in Love About Human Sexuality,  concerns his signing of the … Continue reading

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God’s Glory

The Crippplegate website just ran a really neat Pastor Eric Davis article on the recent total solar eclipse.  See: Eclipses are Telling of the Glory of God.  The eclipse itself and the article reminded me for the many-th time how … Continue reading

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Solid Rock v. Sinking Sand

I love the old Edward Mote hymn, The Solid Rock.  It is a great reminder of the ultimate in peace and security – a hope that will stand the test of time and adversity; of pain and of sorrow.  I … Continue reading

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On Religious Liberty

Here is an article by respected theologian and religious educator Dr. Albert Mohler.  It appeared at: http://www.albertmohler.com as: Religious Liberty vs. Erotic Liberty – Religious Liberty is Losing.  It is a thoughtful article which deserves our attention.  RMF Barely five … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Article – In a Newspaper

If you’re like me a little encouragement is always in order, especially when the world is going crazy and seems bent on self annihilation.  Well, a little godly encouragement came my way on Monday via, of all things, a newspaper … Continue reading

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What is the fruit of the Spirit?

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
Nine virtues make up the fruit of the Spirit revealed in Galatians 5:22-23. Most translations of v. 22 open with the words, “But the fruit of the Spirit is…” This leaves it to the interpreter to decide…

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Too Quick to Judge

It is rediculously easy to jump to conclusions and make judgments before all the facts are in.  I suppose we are all prone to this very human failing.  I know I am guilty and wish it were not so. You … Continue reading

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