October 25, 2014

Your Mission: “Resacramentalize Evangelicalism”

UPDATE: Ryan Cordle hits a home run in his response to this piece. The discussion about the atheist's report of attending a Planetshaker's worship experience could be repeated a thousand times a week here at IM, and has been in … [Continue reading...]

A Special Message From Michael For Any Church Seeking a Pastor

No. I'm not looking to change jobs. I have a friend I want to recommend. If you are interested in more information about my friend, write me at michael@internetmonk.com and I will mail current resumes, links to recent … [Continue reading...]

Riffs/Open Mic at the iMonk Cafe: Planetshaken, But Not Stirred

An atheist visits Planetshakers Church for the big show. This may be the best discussion starter you'll see this year. If you want to take a measure of how evangelicals see their world, hand them this description of an … [Continue reading...]

Two of the Coolest Guys I Met At Cornerstone: Soong-Chan Rah and Richard Twiss + Some Other Guy

Lots of great Cornerstone personality videos at Prof Rah's You Tube page. NOTE: Richard Twiss is going to be at Asbury October 15-17. … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #151

This week: Powerpoint is boring. Churches can be wrong. Checking in on my disciples. Church and Kingdom again. Support the IM sponsors: New Reformation Press. New teaching available. Emmaus Retreat Center. A great place for … [Continue reading...]

Leaving Room For Churches To Be Wrong

UPDATE II: Phillip Winn has an excellent response to this post. UPDATE: Moderation is on. My apologies that I have to do this so often. Bill Kinnon reviews DeYoung and Kluck's newest book, Why We Love the Church. I haven't … [Continue reading...]

iMonk 101: Alastair Roberts on “The Denominational Church”

Looking over recent comments and emails, it occured to me that many of you would benefit from the writing of Alastair Roberts- a former IM favorite blogger now semi-retired- who wrote some of the most helpful thoughts about the … [Continue reading...]

Sheep On A Mission

Just a seed of some thoughts. Don't have time to develop them. About to travel, etc. But maybe you can improve them.Paul the Apostle, II Corinthians 1:3 All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. God is our merciful … [Continue reading...]

How to Preach What’s Not The Gospel

Note: Adrian Warnock preaches the Gospel. He also made a great picture :-) In a few days, I'll gather my chapel preachers together for our orientation to the preaching work of the year. As I do every year, I'll tell them to … [Continue reading...]

Saturday Is For Asking Questions

NOTE: A question appeared this evening about two Ky preachers. I made two factual errors in my answer. I have never met or heard the one I said I'd met and heard- completely thinking of someone else- and I said the other was dead, … [Continue reading...]