June 16, 2019

God’s Good Earth: The Case for an Unfallen Creation, by Jon Garvey

God’s Good Earth: The Case for an Unfallen Creation, by Jon Garvey We will begin our review of God’s Good Earth: The Case for an Unfallen Creation, by Jon Garvey.  Jon blogs at The Hump of the Camel and you can buy his book … [Continue reading...]

Another Look: My Journey Alongside the Spirit-Filled

Another Look: My Journey Alongside the Spirit-Filled I have a distinctly non-Pentecostal/Charismatic/Third Wave Christian heritage. (For the sake of easier reading, these three waves of “Spirit-filled” movements will be simply … [Continue reading...]

Tuesday with Michael Spencer

Note from CM: Whenever the subject of the Holy Spirit comes up, as it does in even the most traditional churches during the time of Pentecost, questions regarding "second blessing" theology, miracles, spiritual gifts -- especially … [Continue reading...]

Prayer, Power, and Proclamation

Ascension Sunday 2019: Prayer, Power, and Proclamation In my first book I told you, Theophilus, about everything Jesus began to do and teach until the day he was taken up to heaven after giving his chosen apostles further … [Continue reading...]

A Week of Prayers in Preparation for Pentecost

A Week of Prayers in Preparation for Pentecost Today is celebrated as Ascension Sunday in many churches, when we remember that Jesus took his throne on the right hand of God the Father. He told his disciples that they should … [Continue reading...]

Saturday Brunch, June 1, 2019

Hello, friends, and welcome to the weekend. You know what we haven't had for a while? BRUNCH! Let's get right to it. Remember when the Salvator Mundi, the supposed lost work of Leonardo da Vinci, sold a couple years ago for … [Continue reading...]

A Day Off

Sorry, folks. The well has been dry for a couple of days here. Stayed tuned for the return of Saturday Brunch tomorrow. Enjoy your day.   • Chaplain Mike … [Continue reading...]

Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. By Denis Alexander, Chapter 6- Death, Pain, Suffering, and the God of Love

Is There Purpose in Biology?: The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. By Denis Alexander, Chapter 6- Death, Pain, Suffering, and the God of Love We are reviewing the book: Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence … [Continue reading...]

Another Look: Seasons and Paths of Formation

Another Look: Seasons and Paths of Formation Little children, I’m writing to you because your sins have been forgiven through Jesus’ name. Parents, I’m writing to you because you have known the one who has existed from the … [Continue reading...]

IM Recommended Listening: Kate Rusby

IM Recommended Listening Philosophers, Poets and Kings - by Kate Rusby • • • Kate Rusby, from Barnsley in Yorkshire, England, has been singing since she was a child. Born into a family of musicians, she took up the guitar, … [Continue reading...]