April 17, 2014

Thank You George Carlin

Done. Thanks. Wikipedia has a very complete Carlin entry. Comedians and those who knew the man discuss Carlin's life and contribution. When I heard that George Carlin had died, one of the first thoughts I had was how he … [Continue reading...]

Pray at the Pump: A Meditation on Jesus and Economic Discipleship

Here's the current post at my new blog, and an example of what you will be reading there in the future. Several days ago, I posted an invitation to discuss Jesus and Gas Prices on this blog. It’s a topic that, to a large … [Continue reading...]

Principles For Breakfast

One of the most popular methods used in Christian preaching and teaching today is taking a topic or text and presenting it as a list of principles. I would like to briefly examine some of the “good” and “not so good” … [Continue reading...]

Jesus Shaped Update: How does the New Testament Speak of the Church?

The latest post at Jesus Shaped Spirituality is a basic discussion of how the New Testament speaks of the church. Remember that most of my writing- aside from podcasts, book reviews and a few odds and ends- will be moving to … [Continue reading...]

Coffee Cup Apologetics 43

Podcast 43 Thoughts and reflections from the Ravi Zacharias Summer Institute in Wheaton, Illinois. The podcast web site is Coffee Cup Apologetics. … [Continue reading...]

Sabbatical Journal: Wheaton and RZIM

I'm on the campus of Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois at the Ravi Zacharias Summer Institute. Outstanding conference. I am especially enjoying the teaching of Dr. Chris Mitchell doing an overview of the entire Bible. Our … [Continue reading...]

iMonk 101: Big Money for a Little Piece of Paper (Dedicated to “Dr.” Johnny Hunt)

Since new SBC President "Dr." Johnny Hunt is having a bit of an academic credentials crisis, I thought it would be a good time for me to say I understand the feeling that drives us to do things like order a Ph.d from the back of a … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #100

Some special 100th episode nonsense; what does "Jesus Shaped" mean?; David Fitch comments on David Wells. The David Fitch Post at Reclaiming the Mission. Intro music by Rhodes. You all need to buy "The Gospel for Those … [Continue reading...]

Recommendation and Review: The New Atheist Crusaders, and their Unholy Grail by Becky Garrison (Reviewed by Clark Bunch)

My good friend and associate Clark Bunch has been blogging for a while, and today he's contributing a book review. You can read him regularly at The Master's Table and his own weblog. Thanks for pitching today's game, … [Continue reading...]

Noted: St. Basil has a very good idea

St. Basil the Great had the right idea.At such a time, then, there is need of great effort and diligence that the Churches may in some way be benefited. It is an advantage that parts hitherto severed should be united. Union would … [Continue reading...]