September 2, 2015

Saturday Ramblings 4.24.10

Welcome to Saturday Ramblings, our weekly effort to clean out the 'fridge and rid ourselves of all that we couldn't eat during the week. And what a busy week it has been. First of all, Francis Chan, pastor of Cornerstone Church … [Continue reading...]

IM Recommended Reading: Michael Horton on When “Reformed” Is Not “Reformed”

By Chaplain Mike Over at the White Horse Inn blog, always thoughtful Michael Horton has posted a great essay commenting on the fissures and fault lines that are becoming apparent among the "young, restless, and reformed." In … [Continue reading...]

The Appearances of the Risen Christ, 4

By Chaplain Mike We are marking the Great Fifty Days of Easter with a series of devotional thoughts on the post-resurrection appearances of Jesus. Today we look at Luke's story of that first Easter morning, from Luke 24:1-12 … [Continue reading...]

The Book I Can’t Review

UPDATE: Ok. Moderation on. Keep your comments civil. We are not bashing anyone here. Don't make me impose a two-drink limit. MOD NOTE: Comments are closed for the time being. Sheesh, I leave for a few hours and return to find … [Continue reading...]

Are Liberals and Atheists Smarter?

On Thursdays we welcome posts from friends. Today, long time friend of IM Michael Bell examines some recent studies that come to some provocative conclusions. By Michael Bell A study just published in the March issue of the … [Continue reading...]

IM Book Review: Your Church Is Too Small (2)

By Chaplain Mike Although the church of Jesus Christ is found in many different places, she is one true church, not many. After all, there are many rays of sunlight, but only one sun. A tree has many boughs, each slightly … [Continue reading...]

The Appearances of the Risen Christ, 3

By Chaplain Mike We are marking the Great Fifty Days of Easter with a series of devotional thoughts on the post-resurrection appearances of Jesus. Today we look at Mark's account of the women at the empty tomb on Easter … [Continue reading...]

John Armstrong’s Testimony

Here on IM, we are reviewing John Armstrong's new book, Your Church Is too Small. In this companion video clip, the author describes how God got his attention and put a passion for the unity of the church into his heart. … [Continue reading...]

IM Book Review: Your Church Is Too Small

By Chaplain Mike Although the church of Jesus Christ is found in many different places, she is one true church, not many. After all, there are many rays of sunlight, but only one sun. A tree has many boughs, each slightly … [Continue reading...]

It’s OK…to Just Be a Christian

By Chaplain Mike MOD NOTE: Comments are closed. I hope this will come as a bit of good news to you today. Maybe it will help you stop beating yourself up unnecessarily. I hope it will help us all to that end. What I have … [Continue reading...]