December 17, 2017

Archives for December 2006

What about “Us Vs Them” Church Ads?

UPDATE III: Joel Hunter has written a massive substantial response to the podcasts that go along with the ads. UPDATE II: The pastor whose church produced the ads has a blog that is full of provocative ideas. If you want a glimpse into what the emerging church growth culture looks like, this is a very […]

Riffs:12:06:06 Dan Kimball Responds to Macarthur’s Portrayal of the Emerging Church

UPDATE II: Andrew Sandlin with a fine review of the Emerging Church and politics. An outstanding essay. Very helpful. UPDATE: Bill Kinnon let’s his hair down, so to speak, in this post on Macarthur’s letter. Dan Kimball’s response to John Macarthur’s characterization of the emerging church stands in stark contrast to the large quoted sections […]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #36

A Special Song. Notes from the TR watchblogs. Promos for this and that. BHT Homosex discussion. The Internet Monk Radio is featured on iTunes for your downloading ease….and so you can write a review and kick this program into the top 5,000.

Christ: The Meeting Place

He became the reconciling place where opposites met. He was the meeting place of God and man. Man the aspiring and God the inspiring meet in Him. Heaven and earth came together and are forever reconciled. The material and the spiritual after their long divorce have in Him found their reconciliation. The natural and the […]

A Lesson From St. Jack: Holding on to All Things

“He demonstrated for me and convinced me that rigorous, precise, penetrating logic is not opposed to deep, soul-stirring feeling and vivid, lively- even playful- imagination. He was a “romantic rationalist.” He combined things that almost everybody today assumes are mutually exclusive: rationalism and poetry, cool logic and warm feeling, disciplined prose and free imagination. In […]

Support WorldServe

Every year at Advent and Christmas, the BHT features a ministry that deserves your support. There are many good ministries and feel free to promote them in the comments. This year I would like to encourage your support for a ministry that directly affects many of our students at OBI and millions of Christians around […]

Skip the Carping This Advent

I never heard about Advent growing up. Our church recognized Christmas, but anything else would have been too “catholic,” and we were fundamentalistic Southern Baptists. What I heard about Christmas was dependable preaching from the texts surrounding the birth of Jesus, the Lottie Moon Christmas offering for foreign missions, and a lot of negativity. Negativity? […]

The Advent Blog is Open

The Boar’s Head Tavern sponsors a blog each advent season called “Go to Bethlehem and See.” This is a place for BHT fellows and friends to blog on Advent related themes. Last year’s blog was a real highlight of the season for many IM and BHT readers. We began the advent blog as a way […]

That Silly Question and The “Truth War”

John Macarthur has a new book called “The Truth War.” This article is not a review or a critique of that book. I haven’t read any more than a brief summary chapter published at “Pulpit” blog. In fact, I’m not quite sure why I mentioned the book at all. Probably to attract readers who will […]