December 15, 2017

Archives for March 2010

Music for Holy Week II

For your Holy Week meditations, by Chaplain Mike. “Worthy Is the Lamb,” performed by the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir

Stations of the Cross: The Fourth Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE FOURTH STATION Jesus meets his Mother. Scripture Mary responded, “I am the Lord’s servant. May everything you have said about me come true.” Luke 1:38 NLT Meditation A parent should never have to outlive a child. Those of us […]

Music for Holy Week I

For your Holy Week meditations, by Chaplain Mike. Performed by Karl Richter, Münchener Bach Orchestra and Choir. From St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, by Johann Sebastian Bach

Stations of the Cross: The Third Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE THIRD STATION Jesus falls the first time Scripture The soldiers took Jesus into the courtyard of the governor’s headquarters (called the Praetorium) and called out the entire regiment. They dressed him in a purple robe, and they wove thorn […]

My View: Genesis 1

By Chaplain Mike. My interest in the first chapters of Genesis began to blossom when I was in seminary, studying under Dr. John Sailhamer. Over the years, I have come back to it again and again. My understanding has grown and been refined each time I’ve taken it up. It saddens me that Genesis 1 […]

Stations of the Cross: The Second Station

A Series for Holy Week. Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations. THE SECOND STATION Jesus carries his cross Scripture So they took Jesus and led him away. Carrying the cross by himself, Jesus went to the place called Skull Hill (in Hebrew, Golgotha). John 19:17, NLT

Stations of the Cross: The First Station

A Series for Holy Week Thanks to Jeff Dunn for leading us in these meditations THE FIRST STATION Jesus is condemned to die Scripture The governor asked, “Which of these two do you want me to pardon?” They said, “Barabbas!” “Then what shall I do with Jesus, the so-called Christ?” They all shouted, “Nail him […]

Bruce Waltke on Staying in the Discussion

Posted by Chaplain Mike. Bruce Waltke is a renowned conservative Old Testament scholar. He served on the translation committees for the NASB and NIV Bibles. Waltke is a professor emeritus of Old Testament studies at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia and a former president of the Evangelical Theological Society. His commentary on Genesis is […]

Update on Prayer Beads Sale

By Chaplain Mike. I think we’ve overwhelmed our dear friend Alan Creech. As of tonight, he has raised $1,444.75 $2,275.25 $2305.25 to help the Spencers with their needs! (This is the final tally.) As Randy Jackson would say, “Dawg, that’s dope!” Alan, you are the best. We will pray for an extra measure of finger […]

iMonk Update—3/23/10

Update from Denise Spencer, posted by Chaplain Mike. There has been another change in Michael’s situation, and I would like readers to know so you can better pray for us. At the encouragement of our oncologist, we have opted to discontinue treatment. He said the chemotherapy was not working, and it would actually be doing […]