April 1, 2015

Keep Going

More self-indulgent thoughts on my life. Skip if that annoys you. In the middle of this week, I heard some seriously bad health news about a good friend. Yesterday, I had to turn down an opportunity I really wanted to accept. … [Continue reading...]

Preaching For Grownups: Mark 10:35-52

Today's Lectionary passage in the Gospel of Mark was the requests of James and John, Jesus' response and his teaching on greatness and servanthood. I would have titled this something like "What's Wrong With Ambition?" These … [Continue reading...]

Liturgical Gangstas 16: Spiritual Warfare

UPDATE: Comments are closed. Welcome to IM's popular feature, "The Liturgical Gangstas," a panel discussion among different liturgical traditions represented in the Internet Monk audience. Who are the Gangstas? Father … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #161

This week: This and That + Questions on God, Assurance and the Evangelical Wilderness. (NOTE: I need assistance on getting a good, hot sound from Garageband + Blue Snowball. Anyone with suggested settings?) Support the IM … [Continue reading...]

Can someone tell me why a “Creation” Educator is giving this speech at a “Creation Museum?”

A speech about saving America and the church, in case you just don't care enough actually watch the clip before you comment. Anytime someone tells me the "Creation museum" is a museum I want to run this piece out. Ham's … [Continue reading...]

Rev Eric Dudley, St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Tallahassee, Florida: The Nuts and Bolts of Anglican Liturgy

We've been talking the Evangelical/Protestant liturgy recently, so why not something to give us some background in an evangelical Anglican liturgy. I've been watching with great interest- OK, with undiluted envy- the growth of one … [Continue reading...]

Open Mic at the iMonk Cafe: Miracle Testimonies

Testimonies about miracles. I'm not much on them. At least once a year or so, I'll have someone want to tell our ministry of mostly non-Christian kids a "miracle" testimony of being healed, delivered from drugs, saved from … [Continue reading...]

How To Lose A Young Mind #1 (with a few thoughts on Dawkins)

(or Why Waste All That Time Considering Evidence When You Can Announce Your Presuppositions and Be Done With It) I've been monitoring a discussion at a prominent Calvinistic blog regarding Richard Dawkin's defense of evolution … [Continue reading...]

NLT Mosaic Bible Blog Tour/Interview: Mosaic Editor Keith Williams

I'm very happy to have Keith Williams, one of the editors of the "Mosaic" Bible (NLT) that I've recently promoted here at IM, answering some of your questions about the NLT and the special Mosaic edition. You can find the … [Continue reading...]

I Recommend the Carp On The IM Menu

I rarely do posts about the site itself, but with a lot of new readers, there are some things that need to be said occasionally. Every few months, I will get a letter here at the Internet Monk mail room that goes something like … [Continue reading...]