September 20, 2017

Dear students

Dear Students by Steve McFarland Dear Students, This is not easy. What I am about to tell you may scare you, anger you or inspire you. I feel the need to apologize now so that what I am going to tell you will land soft and … [Continue reading...]

He found it

He Found It The press keeps a straight face for the Howard Dean Tent Revival. by Michael Spencer I really can't blame Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean for talking about religion, even if he doesn't know what he's … [Continue reading...]

Stepping off the bandwagon

Stepping Off The Bandwagon Reflections on five years in the fast lane of contemporary worship by Daniel Whittington Daniel Whittington is a 25 year old musician and professional slacker. He was introduced to the drug of rock … [Continue reading...]

Sex in dangerous places: A letter of advice about sex and the single Christian guy

Sex in Dangerous Places A letter of advice about sex and the single Christian guy. by Michael Spencer Dear Thomas, Thanks for your letter. Has it really been years? Perhaps I should just admit that I am a very poor … [Continue reading...]

Lessons of the gladiator

Lessons of the Gladiator by Michael Spencer Stock car racing is one of those gems of America's heartland that must be a complete puzzle to the coastal cultural gatekeepers. With its roots in running moonshine and it's heroes … [Continue reading...]

A Father’s Day remembrance

A Father's Day Remembrance The Memories, Love and Lessons That Came From Our Dads by Michael Spencer The more time passes, the more I love my dad, S.L. "Sim" Spencer, who passed away in 1993. Maybe it has to do with walking … [Continue reading...]

Midnight Shift at the Radioland Asylum

Midnight Shift at the Radioland Asylum by Eric Rigney Summary: In these articles, Eric Rigney returns from a long sabbatical fit, tanned and in fighting form.. In a two-part descent into madness, he tackles both radio … [Continue reading...]

Guide For The Cussin’ Christian

Guide For The Cussin' Christian The most detailed examination of the ethics of "cussin'" in the English language. by Eric Rigney NOTE: This is a really cool article, and would be a great piece to forward to non-Christian … [Continue reading...]

Talk hard: The role of the critic in Christianity

Talk Hard In which the iMonk describes and defends the role of the critic in Christianity. by Michael Spencer In the almost four years that The Internet Monk web site has been posting my thoughts on the door of the world, … [Continue reading...]

To be or not to be: Why I’m not a young earth creationist

To Be Or Not To Be Everybody thinks I should be a young earth creationist. I'm not. Why? by Michael Spencer (NOTE: Well, I guess I need to say that is is entirely my personal, scientifically ignorant, highly subjective view. … [Continue reading...]