January 26, 2015

Archbishop Williams Loses His Mind

Church of England Archbishop Rowan Williams has clearly lost his mind. What he's asking of churches is.....it's.....well......... In these times when the church has the opportunity to show great film clips, debate … [Continue reading...]

Christine Wicker: The Internet Monk Interview with the Author of Fall of the Evangelical Nation

UPDATE: I'm just curious: do some of you always descend into railing preacher mode when you encounter a person who isn't on the same page as you, or is today just not your day? Internet Monk.com is extremely honored to have … [Continue reading...]

iMonk 101: Gospel Relevance = Gospel Application

Considering the discussion on treating servers like Jesus would, this seemed like a good post to resurrect. From April of 07. Studying Acts with my students, it's freshly clear to me that the immediate struggle of the early … [Continue reading...]

Open Thread: What are some Christians thinking when they justify rudeness with religion?

I'm not trying to promote a pile-on here, but this story effectively points out something I've experienced many times. It's a story about Christians justifying rudeness with religion. Here's the short version, but you'll want … [Continue reading...]

Driscoll on Nightline

I've both defended and critiqued Mark Driscoll here at IM. He's one of the good guys, and for those of you who don't know what God has done through him in Seattle, here's a Nightline piece that does a good job letting Driscoll be … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #126

This week: Douglas Wilson: Heretic, Know it All Clergy, Thoughts on the Coming Evangelical Collapse. Randy Stonehill. The new CD, Paradise Sky. Our sponsors are: 60 Ways to Leave Your Mother...Alone. A comic by Michael … [Continue reading...]

Pastor Wyman Richardson: “Jesus Is Lord”

Liturgical Gangsta Dr. Wyman Richardson is a Southern Baptist pastor in Georgia. He recently was invited to do a "devotional" for the Georgia House of Representatives. Looks like preaching to me. It's a great talk, and while we … [Continue reading...]

Liturgical Gangstas 5: “When Were You Saved?”

Welcome to IM's popular regular feature, "The Liturgical Gangstas," a panel discussion among different liturgical traditions represented in the Internet Monk audience. Who are the Gangstas? Father Ernesto Obregon is an … [Continue reading...]

The Coming Evangelical Collapse (3): Good or Bad?

UPDATE: Great Minds Think Alike: Jared Wilson heard Tim Keller recently. Here's the quote from Jared's summary:Related to that, he predicted, in response to someone's question in the Q&A time, that in one generation's time, there … [Continue reading...]

Recommendation and Review: Return to Rome by Francis Beckwith

I'm going assume that you either know, or can find on the net, the basic story of who is Francis Beckwith and why he is a person of interest in the current evangelical-Roman Catholic encounter. Let's just say that when one of the … [Continue reading...]