Prayer for the Graduates

SBTS, May 16, 2008 This is graduation week at Southern, and I thought I’d post this prayer I was asked to offer on the occasion of Jedidiah’s receiving the M.Div....

Thanks, But No Thanks: A Word for Teetotalism

I’ve always been a “teetotaler” regarding alcohol. I was raised that way in the home of a Southern Baptist minister/professor, and I’ve never found reason to abandon abstinence (though alcoholic...

Reservations Over the SBC Bylaws-Change Proposal

Okay, here we go: An SBC bylaws change is on the table, and I’d like to offer a word of perspective as one who, in 1992-1993, was the Executive Committee’s...

Note From The Author

The philosophical material formerly available on this site has been appropriated for a book project and so no longer appears here. Fresh postings in this vein are forthcoming. Meanwhile, philosophipotamus.com...