Author: Michael

Prayer & Praise: 11/28/2012 1 1

Prayer & Praise: 11/28/2012

First Sunday of Advent COLLECT Almighty God, give us grace to cast away the works of darkness, and put on the armor of light, now in the time of this mortal life in which...

The Best of the PhxP 5 7

The Best of the PhxP

It was an important milestone in my recovery, a big deal to me emotionally. I had driven the few blocks to the convenience store by myself and I was going in for an ice-cold...

Happy Thanksgiving 7 40

Happy Thanksgiving

“Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” (1 Thessalonians 5:16–18 ESV) Good luck with all that, Paul. My spiritual...

Site Improvements 9 6

Site Improvements

We are in the process of moving the site from one hosting service to another. Things may…probably will…get wonky now and then.     We thank you for your patience.

Things The Pope Thinks... 13 93

Things The Pope Thinks…

Pope Francis printed these “Beatitudes For Bishops” on cards and handed them to all the bishops attending a conference in the Vatican. While I am not a Roman Catholic, I think these provide a...

Prayer & Praise: 11/21/2021 15 10

Prayer & Praise: 11/21/2021

Christ the King COLLECT Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in your well-beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords: Mercifully grant that the peoples of...

Ad Experiment 17 23

Ad Experiment

I’m testing an ad system to see how intrusive and/or irritating it will be. These things don’t usually work out, but it’s worth a try. Feel free to let me know if it causes...