January 20, 2017

A Special Challenge To Southern Baptists: Let’s Lead The Way In A Gospel Centered Direction.

A special message from Michael to all Southern Baptists in the IM audience: Let's send an offering to our mission boards and lead the way in showing what Gospel centered sacrifice looks like. SBC International Mission Board … [Continue reading...]

The IM Weekend Report: 06:27:09

Haven't done a weekend report in a while. -Piper talks about what you have to believe about creation to be an elder at Bethlehem. If I hear this right, you can believe in evolution (most versions) and an old earth. You must … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #146

This week: Denominational news. Thoughts on evangelism and all of the Gospel. Writing and blogging. Support the IM sponsors: New Reformation Press. New products available: New music and DVDs. Emmaus Retreat Center. A great … [Continue reading...]

Mentors: James Baker Hall 1935-2009

Someone significant died yesterday. At least for writers, poets and artists in Kentucky. James Baker Hall. Poet. Artist. Writer. Teacher. Mentor. Former Poet Laureate of Kentucky, 2001-2003. Hall has been an inspiration to … [Continue reading...]

Why Mark Driscoll Shouldn’t Bug Ya

UPDATE: In addition to criticizing Driscoll for his nutty exegesis of Song of Solomon and his less than impressive analysis of The Shack, I've backed up Pastor Mark before. It became painfully/strangely/humorously obvious at … [Continue reading...]

Note To Supporters of InternetMonk.Com

MORE: Because of continued generosity, I have been able to schedule more work. I'm more aware today of the role this blog plays in people's lives than any day that I've done this. THANK YOU IM COMMUNITY. UPDATE: Financial need … [Continue reading...]

A New Adventure For Anglicanism In North America

In reflecting on all that has transpired since leaving the Episcopal Church the Rev. David Miller, rector of the parish, wrote the following: “This press release finds the St. John’s church family preparing to enter a whole … [Continue reading...]

My Thoughts on Today’s Southern Baptist Convention Meeting 6:23:09

1. Those of you who have various versions of autocratic church governments that never give the ordinary hoi polloi the microphone may look down your noses at allowing people to make motions to ban books, adopt flags and boycott … [Continue reading...]

Noel Cordle on Women In The Bible

My daughter, Noel Spencer Cordle, is starting a series of posts on what can be learned from various women in the Bible Visit her blog and subscribe. She's a wonderful writer and these studies will be worthwhile, especially for … [Continue reading...]

Open Mic At The iMonk Cafe: Responding to the Whoppers

Your Christian friend has been staying up late on the internet, listening to Christian short wave and now comes up with a collection of completely bizarre, totally mythological pieces of anti-factual, conspiratorial … [Continue reading...]