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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.

Saint Patrick’s Day – Beyond the Hoopla and Green Beer

It seems that few today know the origins of Saint Patrick’s Day and the man whose day we celebrate.  The following article by Professor Edith M. Humphrey can remedy that for us.  And it does so not in just a … Continue reading

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God, Is That You?

About 20 years ago I was working through a study called Experiencing God by Henry Blackaby.  He made the statement that if you, as a Christian, are not aware that God is speaking to you then you have a serious … Continue reading

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What We Can Learn From A Navy SEAL

I loved all my previous jobs: the US Navy, right out of college, the FBI right out of the Navy, and the Christian ministry following retirement from the FBI.  I’ve long said that I simply wouldn’t know how things could … Continue reading

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More Is Not Better

I’m ashamed to admit it but I’m the poster child for clutter, disorganization, and stuff retention. Perhaps not to the point of being diagnosable as a hoarder, but probably not too distant removed from it. This is no exaggeration. Just … Continue reading

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Activism as Idolatry

Todd Wilson is a hero of mine.  He is brilliant but a more humble man of God I’ve yet to meet.  I’ve always loved his writing and leadership but more than anything I’ve admired his passion for the lost, those … Continue reading

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Getting Real About Real Love

I love it each time I receive a posting on Edith M Humphrey’s A Lamp For Today blog. Her engaging no nonsense writing style plus the depth of her insight into Biblical and spiritual matters make her articles a delight. … Continue reading

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Woah, Nelly! I’m Cooling My Jets

The political storm in America continues to rage .  Here is some biblical wisdom from Pastor Bob Russell which may be of use to you as it is to me.  Pastor Russell’s posting appeared at: http://www.bobrussell.org as: Keep Calm and … Continue reading

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