April 19, 2015

What We Need Are Name Tags

Irony alert!! Overheard at a popular theoblog recently. Oh those slippery emerging types. Right when you think you have them defined, they go squirming across the room, claiming you've misunderstood them. You know who is … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #80

Various Christmas thoughts. On seeing Golden Compass. Merton's Day. On Post-evangelicalism. InternetMonk.com's new sponsor: New Reformation Press. … [Continue reading...]

Henry’s Boys

In a church in Georgetown, Kentucky this week, there is going to be a funeral for one of my fellow teachers at the ministry where I serve. His name was Henry. Henry came to our school from a career in ministry, public school … [Continue reading...]

The Weekend File 12:08:07: A Must Read Interview with Frank Schaefer + More

Oldspeak is the blog of John Whitehead, who has connections with the Schaeffer story, so it's no surprise he has the best interview I've seen with Frank Schaefer regarding Crazy For God and many of the true, but controversial … [Continue reading...]

Brant Hansen + Links on Meds and Mental Illness

While we're on the subject of telling the truth, Brant Hansen is blogging about his medication, depression, being messed-up, his brain and lots of other great things revolving around taking Prozac. It's just such great writing and … [Continue reading...]

Well Said: B16 On Issues Between Roman Catholics and Baptists

Pope Benedict XVI issued a statement this week noting the continuing conversation between Roman Catholics and the Baptist World Alliance. It's a good statement, and as a Baptist and a post-evangelical (if you want to know what I … [Continue reading...]

Recommendation and Review: Crazy For God by Frank Schaeffer

UPDATE: This reviewer totally gets it. Crazy for God is available at many bookstores. A really good review and the C-SPAN program link. I just closed the cover on the 400 pages of Crazy For God and I probably shouldn't be … [Continue reading...]

Observing Advent and Christmas: Thoughts for the Christian Family

Many of you are on the same journey our family has been on in regard to living out the Biblical story through the Christian year. It can be a challenge, to say the least. Denise and I did a mini-seminar today on Celebrating … [Continue reading...]

Coffee Cup Apologetics 29

Podcast 29. Discussing C.S. Lewis's Mere Christianity Part 10: What do you say about the Trinity (and other hard God questions?) The podcast website is Coffee Cup Apologetics. All the episodes of Coffee Cup Apologetics are … [Continue reading...]

Coffee Cup Apologetics 28

Podcast 28. Discussing C.S. Lewis's Mere Christianity Part 9: Are We Just Selling Maps? (I am reposting because of an iTunes miss on this podcast.) The podcast website is Coffee Cup Apologetics. All the episodes of Coffee … [Continue reading...]