Introduction to Philippians

Philippians title page

Location and history of ancient Philippi. Acts 15-16 account of Paul’s second missionary journey and the founding of the Philippian church.

…the LORD had prepared a great fish…

Exploring the idea that the “Great Fish” in which God preserved the prophet Jonah is symbolic of God’s protection of hitherto unsaved/unrepentant sinners.

Remembering Dr. King’s Dream

Personal thoughts on fiftieth anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1963 speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Another Triumph for the Enemy of Our Souls

An outcry of revulsion at the debauchery of modern America after Miley Cyrus’ disgusting display at the 2013 Video Music Awards “ceremony.”

My Old Man’s (re)Birthday

A confession of my abject failure to model my Savior’s love on the occasion of a confrontation at the beach with one of my fellow men.