Author Archives: Philip E Jenks

About Philip E Jenks

Philip is a retired communicator for American Baptist Churches USA, the U.S. Conference for the World Council of Churches, the U.S. National Council of Churches, and two Philadelphia area daily newspapers. He and his spouse, the Rev. Dr. Martha M. Cruz, are the parents of six adults and are members of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rye Brook, N.Y. They live in Port Chester, N.Y.

Remembering April 4

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Going Together

Years ago the Divine Doc M and I were driving from Manhattan to Utica, N.Y. It’s a four hour drive and we made it just south of Albany before we needed to pull into the Thruway’s Malden service center. We … Continue reading

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Colson: Walking Over His Grandmother for Jesus?

Looking through some old blog posts, I came across a reference to Charles Colson’s death eight years ago this April 21. He was 80. Boomers and other chronologically gifted persons may recognize the name but I suspect most will not. … Continue reading

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Air Force Latrine Queen

April 1, 2020 It was a day like all days, filled with those events that alter and illuminate our times. And in the best interest of the historical record, I feel compelled to retell the story each April First. It … Continue reading

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Don Pablo Escape Clause

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The Dogs Are Lutheran

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Covid-19 Binge Watching

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