Monthly Archive: August 2017

Jean’s Gospel: Pharisee and the Tax Collector 6

Jean’s Gospel: Pharisee and the Tax Collector

Pharisee and the Tax Collector “He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and treated others with contempt: ‘Two men went up into the temple to pray,...

Mercy and a Mangled Cat 15

Mercy and a Mangled Cat

For reasons I’ll write about when I’m able, yesterday found me at animal control, otherwise known as “the pound”. I do not ever go to this place as I do not have the emotional...

Help Support the PhxP

Help Support the PhxP

If you’ve ever considered supporting the work we do here…now would be a good time. You can donate directly through PayPal with this link or click the button on the left sidebar. It all helps...

Kevin’s Conversations: Sensory Overload 12

Kevin’s Conversations: Sensory Overload

Last week I wrote about the recent ugliness that took place in Charlottesville.  This week we have the horrific disaster of Hurricane Harvey that continues to get worse and worse.  A bit previous we...

In Memory of Bowden 15

In Memory of Bowden

I wrote this last year and it upset a lot of people. Therefore, I repost it this year. After 16 years of dealing with some of the most despicable people I’ve ever encountered who...

Linkathon! 112

Linkathon!

What is porneia to a first century Jew? The rise and fall of the Christian bookstore… Open letter to Francis Chan… What is inerrant? Why can’t there be organizations just for boys? When kids...

Things I Think 73

Things I Think

1. Thanks to all for the prayers concerning my surgery. It went well and I’m recovering…hope to be back to full strength soon. 2. The terrible aftermath of hurricane Harvey leaves us wondering about...

Prayer & Praise 5

Prayer & Praise

Almighty God, in Christ you make all things new: transform the poverty of our nature by the riches of your grace, and in the renewal of our lives make known your heavenly glory; through...

The Weekend Word 2

The Weekend Word

Matthew 25:31-46 The Final Judgment 31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne. First point is that Jesus is...