May 21, 2019

Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. By Denis Alexander, Chapter 3: Biology’s Molecular Constraints

Is There Purpose in Biology?: The Cost of Existence and the God of Love By Denis Alexander Chapter 3: Biology’s Molecular Constraints We are reviewing the book: Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the … [Continue reading...]

Always the Road Redux

Always the Road Redux All my life I’ve thought one day this wandering will end, The place I seek appearing, and there I am -- at home. Some sweet promised, fruitful, verdant, restful land. I smile, breathe it in, and settle … [Continue reading...]

Return from the West

Return from the West It has been a long, gray, gloomy, wet winter/early spring in the Midwest, and we're still going through its dreariness. In addition, as we've shared here, we've had a lot of sadness in and around our … [Continue reading...]

Damaris Zehner: Rebranding Christianity

Rebranding Christianity Damaris Zehner Christians have a bad name these days. There have been scandals, of course – abusive priests, sexually immoral Christian leaders, cult-like churches, financial irresponsibility, … [Continue reading...]

Another Look: Living as Easter People (1)

Note from CM: Back in 2011, we did a series called "Easter People." I'll be re-posting these on Sundays during this Easter season. • • • We’ve had many posts here at Internet Monk commending the use of the church calendar for … [Continue reading...]

Saturday with Michael Spencer: The Things that Won’t Go Away

Saturday with Michael Spencer The Things that Won't Go Away They're back. My sins, that is. Just in case you need to know, my name is Michael Spencer. I'm a Christian minister who has given 33+ years of my life to … [Continue reading...]

Damaris Zehner: Evangelizing in a Time of Collapse

Evangelizing in a Time of Collapse Damaris Zehner The Church’s task is to make the Good News attractive and comprehensible to our audience, and that activity changes with time and place. Because what people believe about the … [Continue reading...]

Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. By Denis Alexander, Chapter 2: Biology’s Grand Narrative

Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. By Denis Alexander Chapter 2: Biology’s Grand Narrative We are reviewing the book: Is There Purpose in Biology?  The Cost of Existence and the God of Love. … [Continue reading...]

Scott Lencke: Space and Place: In the Aftermath of Notre Dame

Scott Lencke Space and Place: In the Aftermath of Notre Dame This past week the world learned of the fires that burst aflame in the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris. There have been a lot of responses across the spectrum, both … [Continue reading...]

Randy Thompson: It’s Spring, Sort of

Randy Thompson It's Spring, Sort of Spring typically conjures up images of robins, flowers and bright yellow forsythia blooms. That's the way spring is supposed to be for most of us. But, the reality of it here in New … [Continue reading...]