September 26, 2018

Archives for October 2008

The IM Weekend File: 10:4:08

As usual, thanks to all of you who have been using the Amazon Wish List to support me here at IM. Thank you! If the menu item in Lexington’s best Mexican Restaurant (Jalapenos) says “Diablo,” don’t get involved unless you are serious. Kevin Kelly is a founder of Wired Magazine, a Christian, and a guy […]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #114

Thoughts on blog “identity” syndrome; Three current movies; Some FAQ. New Reformation Press. Great t-shirts! Music by Rhodes, Sun Like Blood and Randy Stonehill.

The Monk and the Abbot

I enjoyed worship at St. Peter’s Church in Lexington, and a lunch visit today with the abbot himself, my friend Alan Creech.

What’s A Conservative Reading of Song of Solomon?

I have too many religious channels on my Dish tv. Any time of the day or night, I can get at least 6 preachers. Some of these television preachers are Word-Faith, prosperity gospel charlatans and phonies. They should be arrested, locked up and the key thrown away. But several of these preachers are actually trying […]

Riffs: Scot McKnight on “Why I Am Not Roman Catholic or Eastern Orthodox”

Read Scot Mcknight’s post, “Why I Am Not Roman Catholic or Eastern Orthodox.” A model of ecumenical integrity, but an impassioned evangelical. A great post. Honest and not without some controversy, but there is no one more about the task Robert Webber left us than Scot. Normally when I do a “Riff,” I have something […]

Responding to D.A. Carson’s “Five Trends In The Church”

In his talk before the Desiring God conference, Dr. D. A. Carson mentioned Five Trends In The Church Today. Read the summary before reading my response. I don’t know if the talk itself is out there, but from the summary posted at Acts 29, I found a lot to agree with. (Which I usually do […]