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The Quest for an FPOR: A Personal Search - Wednesday, November 28th 2012 19:14
The Quest for the FPOR Have you had a chance to read one of my few little ventures into fiction entitled The Absence of the Bloggist? I wrote it about a year ago and featured...
An Imperfect God? - Monday, November 26th 2012 21:12
A friend on FB pointed out an article on the on-line opinion pages of the New York Times, entitled "An Imperfect God" and invited my opinion. I think the issue is serious...
The Life of Christ and Eta Linnemann - Sunday, November 25th 2012 21:37
Let's head right into tonight's contemplations as catalyzed by Luke.          Bible Reading: Luke 4:14-15...
The Temptation of Jesus - Saturday, November 24th 2012 21:19
Thanksgiving, and its attendant distraction, "Black Friday" advertisements, are past. It was enjoyable. On Thursday, having finished my little essay on the singularity of the...
The Thanksgiving Conspiracy - Thursday, November 22nd 2012 19:30
(For the essay on the Necessary Being please go down to the previous entry) HAPPY THANKSGIVING!   As June and I thank the Lord for all of his blessings, we wish you many...
The Singularity of a Necessary Being - Thursday, November 22nd 2012 12:51
Win Corduan on the Necessary Being" This entry arose from a discussion on FB in which a friend made a reference to my views on the question below, and I thought I needed to...
The Genealogy of Jesus - Wednesday, November 21st 2012 21:38
This is another one of those entries that wound up stretching over a couple of days. I just got way too tired to finish last night. I thought I'd mention that fact, but I...
The Baptism of Jesus - Sunday, November 18th 2012 21:42
Slowly getting better from whatever has beset out physical insides. Moving up to grilled cheese sandwiches in our diet. June is definitely one day behind me, but I'm not yet...
Preparing the Way for Messiah - Saturday, November 17th 2012 18:24
Sick for the last few days. In the light of proper etiquette, I can't describe the symptoms, except to state that they were of a kind I would have expected with food...
ETS 1974 Some Reminiscenses - Wednesday, November 14th 2012 8:48
I must admit that I'm feeling a little wistful this week as the annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society will be taking place. Obviously, we could not plan for...
A Quick Happy Update - Monday, November 12th 2012 21:51
There is no chance for a lengthy entry tonight, but at a minimum I want to try to share today's good news on every available outlet. As I've mentioned multiple times,...
More on Luke on John the Baptist - Sunday, November 11th 2012 22:32
  Feeling just a little bit nervous in anticipation of tomorrow's appointment with June's surgeon. We're supposed to finally get the news that we expected almost two...
New Testament Books and the Life Situations - Saturday, November 10th 2012 23:18
So, I sat down this morning to write a quick entry in which I would reply with a little detail to Jimm W.'s comment the other day. His question had to do with the differences...
The Cosmological Argument - Friday, November 9th 2012 21:44
I want to try to do two things tonight. First I would like to qualify a point concerning the cosmological argument for God's existence. Second, then, I want to return to Luke...
A National Repentance Movement? - Wednesday, November 7th 2012 22:08
And so, we move on. Not unlike most human beings, many of us still think we can get something for less, and I can't blame you for believing in the mythology that has been...
A While Later . . . - Tuesday, November 6th 2012 23:30
It's 10:06 pm, and the news is mixed. It looks as though another four years of President Obama's leadership, so to speak, is still a real possibility. Romney is still leading...
Way Too Early Returns - Tuesday, November 6th 2012 19:56
Well, it's 6:17 pm; the polls in Indiana are closed, and Romney is thousands of votes ahead of Obama. Time to call the election done, hand the keys to the White House to Mrs....
Jesus in the Temple - Monday, November 5th 2012 17:34
Woke up to bright sunshine this morning with frost on the ground. It's definitely November. Last year around this time we were coming back from Thailand and Singapore, and...
The Humanity of Jesus - Friday, November 2nd 2012 21:44
No notification concerning June today. It is unlikely to come over the weekend, so we probably won't think about it too much. Got my cluster headache back, but it appears to...
The Ten Not-So Lost Tribe - Thursday, November 1st 2012 23:13
  There's no doubt about it. Tomorrow is going to be a little tense again as we await the pathology results from Monday's surgery. The surgeon was optimistic, but some...
Sin Boldly! - Wednesday, October 31st 2012 23:56
  Happy Reformation Day! And, if you'll forgive me for adding: Happy Halloween! It was a fun evening with lots of kids coming to our house. As you can see in the picture,...
Anna - Tuesday, October 30th 2012 16:36
June is doing fine. She is still at Meghan's. Meghan took the day off from work so that she could watch over June, while I'm here in the house waiting for the plumbers to put...
Pre- and Postsurgery, Milk, and Mary's Heart Pierced - Monday, October 29th 2012 17:02
 Once again, a blog entry is running a day late in getting posted. This is what I wrote yesterday, but then, thanks to confusion on my part, wound up...
On Fixing Bathrooms - Thursday, October 25th 2012 22:29
This has been a weird week so far. At least the almost-daily ocular migraines and headaches seem to be taking a break, and I seem to have caught back up emotionally. So,...
Neighboring Faiths, 2nd ed. is out! - Tuesday, October 23rd 2012 15:53
Oh, what a dreary day this is! It is so dark. For about three hours this morning we had steady lightning and thunder, but never turning into a genuine thunderstorm. That kind...