March 3, 2015

Thoughts At 8 a.m. Mass

UPDATE: Jeff's comment is so profound it needs to be read by everyone: The wedge contemporary evangelicals are driving between young and old is incredibly short sighted and deadly. Doesn't the Bible itself say that the older … [Continue reading...]

The Evangelical Liturgy 12: The Assurance of Pardon

Anyone who sins has an advocate with God: Jesus Christ, the righteous one. By his life, death, and resurrection, he has found the lost sheep and brings it back, rejoicing over one sinner that repents. In Jesus, we are never … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #158

This week: Being better missionaries. Christian blogosphere is empowering conversation. How we got from Chesterton to Ray Comfort's Banana Support the IM sponsors: New Reformation Press. Reformation theology for everyone. … [Continue reading...]

Is a Passion for the Church the Same as a Passion for the Kingdom?

From Ray Ortlund at Christ Is Deeper Still:"My passion isn't to build up my church. My passion is for God's Kingdom." Ever heard someone say that? I have. It sounds large-hearted, but it's wrong. It can even be … [Continue reading...]

The Evangelical Liturgy 11: The Corporate Confession

UPDATE: How The Corporate Confession Saved My Faith. And Part 2. From our friend Patrick Kyle. Follow this series by going to "The Evangelical Liturgy" in the categories menu. A wonderful collection of evangelical corporate … [Continue reading...]

Which One of Us Is Lost or Confused?

UPDATE: Comments closed. I wrote a bit about this person earlier this month on the "Praying to Mary" discussion. I've been teaching Ethiopian Orthodox students for as long as I've been teaching Bible- 17 years. In all … [Continue reading...]

That One Guy

You might also want to read an IM essay from almost 8 years ago: The Little Brothers of St. Archie Bunker. There's always "that one guy...." Some of the posts here at Internet Monk run well over a hundred + comments these … [Continue reading...]

Review: NLT Mosaic Bible

Tyndale's NLT Mosaic Bible is off to a fast-start today. Those of us who like the NLT second edition should be happy for any opportunity to recommend this readable and helpful translation. An 80+ page sample of the Mosaic is … [Continue reading...]

NLT Mosaic Bible Released

RESOURCE: More than 80 pages of Mosaic are available to view here. UPDATE: THE CONTEST IS CLOSED. Congratulations to winner Brian Ladd. For those of you interested in the New Living Translation of the Bible, there will be … [Continue reading...]

How To Talk To An Evangelical On A Journey

Dear Well-Meaning Non-Evangelical Friend, Please sit down, have a cup of tea or coffee...and listen. I see that you've responded to some of us who are pilgrims in the evangelical community and who are on a journey within and … [Continue reading...]