the daily purge 1-29-20

The Purging Lutheran was graduated out of high school back in 19-aught-75 with an extra half credit to spare. I wasn’t one who cared much for being surrounded by some peeps who just wanted to smack me around. I was maced in the face by a fat pile of goo in junior high school. That’s…… Continue reading the daily purge 1-29-20

the daily purge 1-7-20

Phones come. Phones go. Every few years Big Wireless sends updates to The Purging Lutheran’s phone causing them to become hopelessly out-of-date necessitating me to purchase a new one. And then a other one and a other one. What a racket, Jack! These particular phones are from The Lad Collection, my son’s cells through the…… Continue reading the daily purge 1-7-20

the daily purge 12-10-19

Opening tip. Hey, Gomer! It’s a neck lace tree. The Purging Lutheran isn’t sure where it came from. I didn’t buy it for My Sweet Rib, did I? But if I did not who did it come from? Time out. What happened on this date in 1521? Please read further. Exsurge Domine (Latin for “Arise, O…… Continue reading the daily purge 12-10-19

the daily friday 12-6-19

Which of these best describes your plans for the weekend?       Philippians 4:8-9 Summing it all up, friends, I’d say you’ll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious—the best, not the worst; the beautiful, not the ugly; things to praise, not things to curse.…… Continue reading the daily friday 12-6-19

the daily regret 11-7-19

There will be a last time you will say, “I love you.” There will be a last time you will hold her hand, There will be a last time you will smile at him. Their lives are our lives. Time we waste on ourselves is time we steal from them. Make that phone call. Have…… Continue reading the daily regret 11-7-19

the daily poke 10-11-19

From the ‘Where Are They Now?’ files: Michael Myers   Michael Myers is a fictional character from the Halloween series of slasher films. He first appeared in John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978) as a young boy who murders his sister, Judith Myers, and then, fifteen years later, returns home to Haddonfield to murder more teenagers. He…… Continue reading the daily poke 10-11-19

the daily purge 8-27-19

The Story is one of a gazoolian versions of the Bible. Well, there are ~50 English versions but each version usually includes a youth version, comic book style, one with leather binding, large print, with commentary, without commentary, Jesus words in red, paperback, hardcover, computer version, kindle, with daily devotions, weekly devotions and on and…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-27-19