Author Archives: ericparkermusic

About ericparkermusic

I'm a tired husband and father who is trusting Jesus to bear fruit in my life.

My Day as Master of Information

One year my daughter joined a summer swim team.  Now I know a whole lot about a whole lot of sports, but swim team isn’t one of them.  As we began our swim team career, I attempted to try to … Continue reading

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The Land of the Itching Ears

At the outset, I want to write a disclaimer.  If you are not a Christian, that is to say if you do not believe the Bible to be the word of God, and you do not believe that Jesus died … Continue reading

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  Hello Folks, Thanks as always for taking some of your precious time and reading my thoughts here or listening to songs.  Just a quick update to let you know that I am working on a new album titled On … Continue reading

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39 Is a Difficult Age

Thirty-nine is a difficult age.  This year I decided to buy a Dodge Challenger. Seriously. And I almost did (and I still might). My wife of course explained to me that I just was going through a mid-life crisis.  I … Continue reading

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Little Child of Bethlehem

Tonight as Christians ponder the person of Jesus Christ, specifically his miraculous conception and birth, it is important that we do not stop there.  That holy night was magnificent in itself to be sure, but the full work of God … Continue reading

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November Poem a Day #18

Photo by Geneva Adele Morse One November Sunset As day surrenders its hold on men I look thoughtlessly to the west Expecting the greys and dark blues of yesterday But in your pleasure, you offer more Dazzling pink, of a … Continue reading

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November Poem a Day #15

Mountain Home, November Morning Overnight, shalom has fallen Blanketing November morning Sunlight rests upon the water And each ripple plays its part in this symphony of peace The waters have forgotten a stormy past And they look not to a … Continue reading

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“Let Us Make Man in Our Image”

I’m taking part in an event called November Poem a Day.  I won’t bore you with all of them, but if I write something that fits the purpose of this blog I will throw it out there.  I hope this … Continue reading

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Of Science and Art

The study of Science teaches us that God is a God of order; that the universe is built on unchanging principles that give us solid footing on which to learn, build, predict, quantify, and operate. The circumference of a circle … Continue reading

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When Your Pastor Moves On

I have a lot of friends saying goodbye to pastors and mentors right now. While the number of people who “church-hop” in America is a staggering figure, there are still many of us who have stayed in our local congregations … Continue reading

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