Dave Furman (ThM, Dallas Theological Seminary) serves as the senior pastor of Redeemer Church of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. The church currently has over 60+ different nationalities gathering weekly from all around the world. In 2006 he developed a nerve disorder in both of his arms that renders both of them nearly disabled. He is the author of two books: Being There: How to Love Those Who are Hurting and the newly released, Kiss the Wave: Embracing God in Your Trials. He and his wife Gloria have four children.