Dr. Richard Durfield serves as a member of the faculty at Azusa Pacific University College. He and his wife, Renee, pioneered and pastored two inner-city churches and have traveled extensively throughout the U.S. as well as other countries. In 1990, Dr. Durfield appeared on the cover of Focus on the Family Magazine featuring the article, “A Promise with a Ring to It,” which launched the Key-Talk concept that encourages youth to make a covenant with God regarding their sexuality.
His studies include: Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Studies from the Fuller Graduate School of Psychology at Fuller Theological Seminary; Master of Divinity from Azusa Pacific Seminary; Master of Arts in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary; and B.A. in Biblical Studies from Life Pacific College.