Pastor's Blog

In the Wake of the Child Abuse Scandals in the Catholic Church
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 17 Sep 2018 20:56

In the Wake of the Child Abuse Scandals in the Catholic Church The recent scandals committed by clergy in the Roman Catholic Church with the thousands of victims, and these victims young boys and girls, is the focus of this … Continue reading


# 14 The Parable of the Talents Matthew 25:14-30
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 10 Sep 2018 23:28

GOSPEL MEDITATION # 14 The Parable of the Talents Matthew 25:14-30 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, friends, neighbors, and … Continue reading


THE PARABLES OF JESUS # 13 The Parable of the Ten Virgins Matthew 25:1-13
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 03 Sep 2018 16:20

THE PARABLES OF JESUS # 13 The Parable of the Ten Virgins Matthew 25:1-13 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, … Continue reading


GOSPEL MEDITATION # 12 Parable of the Two Sons and the Wedding Feast Matthew 21:28-31 & Matthew 22:1-14
by Kent Philpott on Sun, 02 Sep 2018 23:56

GOSPEL MEDITATION # 12 Parable of the Two Sons and the Wedding Feast Matthew 21:28-31 & Matthew 22:1-14 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus … Continue reading


What I have learned about being a bold proclaimer of the Gospel
by Kent Philpott on Fri, 24 Aug 2018 23:13

What I have learned about being a bold proclaimer of the Gospel There are two lessons I have recently learned the hard way, about how to talk with people who differ with me about spiritual and political worldviews. I suspect … Continue reading


GOSPEL MEDITATION # 11 Matthew 20:1-16 Laborers in the Vineyard
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 20 Aug 2018 17:36

GOSPEL MEDITATION # 11 Matthew 20:1-16 Laborers in the Vineyard Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, friends, neighbors, and yourself. … Continue reading


GOSPEL MEDITATION #10 Unforgiving Servant & Persistent Widow Matthew 18:21-35 & Luke 18:1-8
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:07

GOSPEL MEDITATION #10 Unforgiving Servant & Persistent Widow Matthew 18:21-35 & Luke 18:1-8 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, friends, … Continue reading


The Parables of Jesus # 9 Parables of the Lost Sheep, Lost Coin, and the Prodigal Son—Luke 15:1-32
by Kent Philpott on Tue, 07 Aug 2018 17:01

Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, friends, neighbors, and yourself. Slowly and carefully read the passage of Scripture. From memory, … Continue reading


Parables of Jesus #8 The Fig Tree & The Faithful Servant Mark 13:28-37
by Kent Philpott on Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:47

Parables of Jesus #8 The Fig Tree & The Faithful Servant Mark 13:28-37 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus Prayer. Pray for family, friends, … Continue reading


This Generation & The Pharisee and the Tax Collector Matthew 11:16-19 & Luke 18:9-14
by Kent Philpott on Mon, 30 Jul 2018 18:39

GOSPEL MEDITATION # 7 This Generation & The Pharisee and the Tax Collector Matthew 11:16-19 & Luke 18:9-14 Find a quiet place without distractions. Be comfortably alert, still, and at peace. Say the Lord’s Prayer. Sing or cant the Jesus … Continue reading