May 28, 2015

The Jesus-Shaped Question: What Was Jesus Like?

Mark 3:20 Then he went home, and the crowd gathered again, so that they could not even eat. 21 And when his family heard it, they went out to seize him, for they were saying, “He is out of his mind.”....Mark 3:31 And his … [Continue reading...]

REPOST: Coffee Cup Apologetics 40

Podcast 40 Is Richard Dawkins the best atheism can do? (A review of "The God Delusion Debate" DVD.) … [Continue reading...]

My Worship Gatherings Need A Cool, Hip, Emerging Name

It's time for audience participation. At the school where I work, we have two weekend worship gatherings. These used to be led by a local church, and so we called them "church." We have daily "chapel" in the same worship … [Continue reading...]

The Jesus Shaped Question: Are Christians Like Jesus?

Expect to see a lot of posts in this category. (ESV) Philippians 3:7 But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. 8 Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ … [Continue reading...]

Jesus Shaped Spirituality 1

Jesus Shaped Spirituality 1. May 4, 2008. (An audience of high schoolers from all over the world, many not Christians.) … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #95

Thoughts on Jesus-shaped spirituality; Sara Groves and the new evangelical compassion ministries; thoughts on the "Union with Christ" thread. Steve Brown, Etc. Cornerstone Festival 2008 Sara Groves You all need to buy "The … [Continue reading...]

Riffs: 05:03:08: The Night of Weeping and A Jesus Shaped Spirituality

BHT fellow and Harry Potter blogger Travis Pinzi eloquently pens his take on a Jesus-centered spirituality in this meditation on a wonderful verse from The Church's One Foundation.Though with a scornful wonder, men see her sore … [Continue reading...]

The Little Red Book

Only Scriptural Baptist churches can make a legitimate claim to an unbroken succession back to the time of Christ and the apostles. Christ only built one kind of church and that church is described in detail in the New Testament. … [Continue reading...]

Open Thread: Union with Christ/Real Presence of Christ

UPDATE: I'm still holding firm on the indulgence granted to those who want to convert me to their version of Christianity, but let me say two things: 1) The thread is a discussion of a question, not a discussion of my errant views … [Continue reading...]

Noted: Mark Driscoll on “The Shack”

UPDATE: A lurker suggests that Driscoll or his researcher were reading Challies' post on The Shack. Decide for yourself. Just one note: Driscoll seems unaware of the book's opening chapters and the dilemma that lies at the … [Continue reading...]