December 19, 2014

No Such “Thing” As Grace

There is no such "thing" as grace, by Sinclair Ferguson "There is nothing between the person of the Lord Jesus and the person of the believer as that union and communion develops and grows. I think this is a very important … [Continue reading...]

Devotional Resources for Your iPod + Writing For The Empty Nest

I am helped daily by good audio resources on my iPod. I'd like to share two resources that are new to me and very encouraging. Many of us never hear any preaching from the mainline denominations. Our entire exposure to … [Continue reading...]

A Response to Jon

I've closed the comments on this one since the original post containing the comment was removed. You can still read my response here. … [Continue reading...]

iMonk 101: God’s Sovereignty and God’s Providence

What I believe about God's sovereignty and God's providence. … [Continue reading...]

Internet Monk Radio Podcast #68

Critical engagement with teachers and preachers. Bookstore visit. Koukl-Beckwith conversation. Internet Monk Radio is on iTunes Podcasts for free. Search for Monk. The Internet Monk Radio Podcast is brought to you by The … [Continue reading...]

Coffee Cup Apologetics 16

"Will God punish people forever in hell?" In this second segment, I talk about what happens when we give up the belief that God is a just and perfect judge. Coffee Cup Apologetics now has its own website: … [Continue reading...]

Christian Unity in Appalachia

Where I live, there's a remarkable amount of visible unity among Christians. I'd like to describe it for you, at least as I've seen and experienced it. I live in one of the poorest regions of the United States. Two counties … [Continue reading...]

Recommendation and Review: For Us And Our Salvation by Stephen Nichols.

Stephen Nichols has a proven track record as a teacher of church history who can write on the level of the interested layman and keep the important matters important, the obscure in a safe place and the relevant on the front … [Continue reading...]

When You’ve Read My 800 Page Theology Book, The Bible’s Simple Meaning Will Be Obvious

Every so often, I entertain the notion that if the theologians would leave us alone, Christians would get along quite differently. I know someone- actually a lot of someones- are going to tell me that Christians will divide … [Continue reading...]

Answers to “Can You Be Too God-Centered?” + What you can learn from reactions to a provocative question

I'd like to do two things in this post. Really, this should be two posts, but I'm lazy. First, I want to give some tentative answers to the question raised on this blog and discussed throughout the blogosphere, "Can We Be Too … [Continue reading...]