4th of July

James and Jean McMurphy

James and Jean McMurphy

It was the day we celebrated my dad’s birthday.   He was born in 1909.   At age 30 he became a believer.  Later he got married and had six children of which I was the youngest.  He went to be with the Lord in 1990 and I look forward to joining he and Jesus in the new Jerusalem.  To the right is a picture of my mother and father taken in 1986.

To celebrate we are having a picnic on July 4th, tomorrow.   We anticipate having 100+ people over to the house for fun, food and fellowship.  It will be a potluck picnic so I anticipate seeing a lot of rice and various Burmese and Lao dishes.  We’ll try to get some pictures posted after the event.

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About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

Posted on July 3, 2009, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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