April 1, 2015

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #87

Preaching news. Thoughts on the "false assurance" discussion at Frank Turk's blog. The Quote: Think about who you are this weekend. Be in the Lord's house with the Lord's people on the Lord's day and let your assurance be … [Continue reading...]

Coffee Cup Apologetics 34

Podcast 34 Questions from Listeners. (Yes, that is my voice changing on the second word of the intro. Finally. I thought puberty would never arrive.) The podcast website is Coffee Cup Apologetics. All the episodes of Coffee … [Continue reading...]

Robert Capon on the “Baseball Game” Image of Scripture

No single book anywhere by anyone has had 1/100th the positive effect on my life as Robert Capon's The Fingerprints of God: Tracking the Divine Suspect Through a History of Images. I have no idea what it will do for you, but it … [Continue reading...]

Breather + Eugene Peterson on “The Church”

I'm going to take a brief breather from original posts for a while. I'll be postings some iMonk 101 posts and some extended quotes from voices I believe are important and timely. I have a lot of preaching to prepare for in the … [Continue reading...]

Assignments for New Readers

All of a sudden there are all these new people in the comment threads and sending me emails. And several of them don't seem to know much about the web site. Do me a favor and run through this list: … [Continue reading...]

Lenten Links: Resources for A Post-Evangelical Lent

Ash Wednesday (and the beginning of Lent) is one week from today, so it's an appropriate time to point you in the direction of some good Lenten Links. If you've made the big step into observing Advent, Lent should be next in your … [Continue reading...]

Review: Life After Church by Brian Sanders

Is there a compelling reason to read Brian Sanders' version of "Why so many of us are leaving the traditional churches for emerging churches?" Maybe. Life After Church is a book many of my readers will appreciate. I think … [Continue reading...]

Today’s Special: Words For The “I’m Praying for Spencer” Guy

Several years ago, when a major reformed blog decided to make me their feature attraction, I first heard "I'm praying for Michael Spencer" from somebody who 1) didn't know me at all and 2) didn't like me based on what they did … [Continue reading...]

Cloverfield, Catastrophism and Christian Eschatology

The following post could possibly be the largest discrepancy between the subject of a post and the actual title of a post you’ve ever read in these spaces. I'm hoping someone will nominate the title for an award. Seriously, … [Continue reading...]

Riffs: 01:27:08: This is the End……of Evangelicalism, my Friend

***Music by The Doors: "The End."***There was an elf that met the children at the door. Also in this room was a store that had Barbies, action figures, Brats Dolls, and all of the most popular items that you would find in a … [Continue reading...]