July 19, 2019

Archives for December 2009

Michael Spencer Update…from Michael

A short update for all: Thanks for all the love and continuing prayers. Am I wrong to ask for more, more and many more? I have a cancer diagnosis. It’s complex, but has been quickly diagnosed once I was in the Markey cancer center. We know have a plan. Many weeks as some of you […]

Year-End Recognition of Important iMonk Articles

Today’s post by guest blogger Chaplain Mike. Christianity Today ran an article by Collin Hansen today called, “The Top Ten Theological Stories of 2009.” Honored at #10 was our very own Michael Spencer’s series of articles called, “The Coming Evangelical Collapse.” Here is what CT had to say: ‘Coming Evangelical Collapse’ Predicted A fixture of […]

Has N.T. Wright Ruined Christmas?

Today’s post is by guest blogger Chaplain Mike. Please keep praying for our Internet Monk, Michael, as he rests in the hospital and continues to undergo tests and wait for results. For updates from Michael and his family, please refer to his page on Facebook. Today, let’s talk about Christmas carols. I love ’em. In […]

Merry Christmas

Of the Father’s love begotten, Ere the worlds began to be, He is Alpha and Omega, He the source, the ending He, Of the things that are, that have been, And that future years shall see, Evermore and evermore! We are thankful for all who are faithful friends of Internet Monk. May God bless you […]

Thank you for your prayers

From Chaplain Mike: Many of you have been asking about Michael’s health. I pass on this report from his friend Ryan, who is one of the participants on the Boar’s Head Tavern site, which Michael also leads. Here’s Ryan’s update: “I know many of you have been praying for Michael, and I wanted to let […]

Why I Don’t Participate in the ‘Christmas Wars’

Today’s post is from guest blogger Pat K from New Reformation Press. He rules the world with grace and truth, And makes the Nations prove The glories of His righteousness And wonders of His love… My Pastor always tells us to pay close attention to old hymns because you can find some great theology in […]

The Annual “Mary” Discussion

MOD: Comments are now closed. Thank you to everyone who has participated in this discussion. No way we will resolve the major disagreements among us, but I hope you learned something from the conversation and will go forward with a greater appreciation for the Biblical picture of Mary. Today’s post is by guest blogger, Chaplain […]

Open Mic at the iMonk Cafe: Missional Christmas

Today’s Open Mic question is posed by guest blogger, Chaplain Mike Mercer. With all the talk these days of “missional” churches, this Christmas season might be a good time to take the ministry temperature of the churches represented by our readers here at Internet Monk. What, if anything, is your church doing during the holidays […]

Gospel Exhortations

Today’s guest post is by Chaplain Mike Mercer. For Michael & Denise. Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. […]

Six Floors of Sunday School….. to what end?

Today’s guest post is by IM friend Pat K, from New Reformation Press. Way back in the early Eighties, shortly after becoming a Christian, I attended a Bible College in Houston, Texas. It quickly became evident that God’s Church was much larger than the small Holiness sect I was evangelized into, and Houston provided ample […]