July 28, 2014

Rebaptism: Where to from here?

Rebaptism: How Did We Get here? and Rebaptism: What is it? This last post in the Rebaptism series deals with what can be done in the present situation. Once again, I want to address these issues related to rebaptism with my own … [Continue reading...]

ESV Study Bible Product Placement Photos Needed

UPDATE: Thanks to Brandon M for the first exhibit. Oprah needs to get some work done on her hands, though. Van Til here again. The lawsuit is proceeding well, but I need some evidence. I need "Product Placement Photographs" … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #113

I get to preaching a bit on the financial chaos. Driscoll's DGM talk. A Post-Evangelical view on talking with a Lutheran brother. Desiring God Resources. Music by Rhodes, Sun Like Blood and Randy Stonehill. … [Continue reading...]

Van Til Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Justin Taylor For Cruelty and Abuse of Bibliophiles

Just in case the talking dog doesn't do it, this is a bit o'humor. I can't wait to get my copy....and if it's not here by the 15th, I'm starting a crusade to Wheaton. Let me say hello to the Internet Monk audience and … [Continue reading...]

Rebaptism: How Did We Get Here?

LINK: John H at Confessing Evangelical is one of six Lutherans in the UK. He comments on some of my advocacy of Wright's "consensus" position on baptism. In my response to him I reference the document "Baptism, Eucharist and … [Continue reading...]

Rebaptism: What Is It?

Since I have some break time ahead of me, I'm going to do several (3?) posts on Rebaptism. I know there are several angles to this subject, varying according to your own denominational preference. I am going to be writing from my … [Continue reading...]

Recommendation and Review: Saving Paradise by Rita Nakashima Brock and Rebecca Ann Parker

A lot more interesting than Brian Mclaren, and guranteed to make you twice as mad. Sometimes I feel like I've wasted a lot of my reading time. Let me explain that one. I read many books, and when I look back at them- or over … [Continue reading...]

I Can’t Say What I Want to Say About the 40/40 Prayer Emphasis….but You Can

LINK: Read Matt Davis's take on the 40/40. Resource: IM lurker Pastor Scott sends along Greg Boyd's sermon/prayer guide for a current emphasis in his church called "The Great Reversal: The Upside Down Kingdom of God." Woodland … [Continue reading...]

Hey America…We’re All Here

I haven’t written anything political in a while, but I find myself wondering.... Are we really as stupid in this country as the main stream media make us seem to be? After more than two and a quarter centuries, are … [Continue reading...]

The Missing Voice of the Christian Counter-Culture

(For N.T. Wright, Bono, Bob Dylan, Sara Groves, Derek Webb, Steve Earle, Larry Norman, Johnny Cash, Michael Been and Steve Taylor) Floating somewhere around the web is a picture/mp3 of Anglican bishop and theologian N.T. … [Continue reading...]