To be one who is steadfast.
You will keep in perfect peace
those whose minds are steadfast,
because they trust in you.
Trust in the Lord forever,
for the Lord, the Lord himself, is the Rock eternal. (Isa. 26:3-4)
Michael Cranford was for 8 years a professor of biblical studies at Biola University and Talbot School of Theology, located in La Mirada, California. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of California at Irvine, a Master of Divinity from Talbot School of Theology, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Religion and Social Ethics from the University of Southern California. He has been published in such diverse journals as New Testament Studies, The Journal of Business Ethics, Technology in Society, and Novum Testamentum.
Michael is a teacher and speaker whose heart is centered on equipping others to face the challenges of following Christ in today's world.