Author Archives: ericparkermusic

About ericparkermusic

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

“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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Confessions of a Recovering Moralist (a really bad one)

My name is Eric Parker, and I used to think I was something special. One of the dangers of being good at things is that when you compare yourself to others, you come out on top. When I was growing … Continue reading

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Sustain Me

David, the youngest son of Jesse was a lot of things.  Shepherd boy, musician, giant killer, poet, and King.  Oh, and he was also an adulterer, liar, and murderer. Still God called him “a man after my own heart.”  I don’t really know … Continue reading

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Come Ye Sinners

“Winners” and Losers If there is one time of year when Americans as a whole decide to make personal changes it is January.  We join gyms, start diets, make budgets, and make promises.  Why do we do this?  I don’t … Continue reading

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Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence

Having written much on the subject of Christ’s first Advent in October and November, this month I am going to take the advice of the title of this month’s hymn and let the song speak for itself… Let All Mortal Flesh … Continue reading

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