March 28, 2020

A Theory of Everything (That Matters): A Brief Guide to Einstein, Relativity, and His Surprising Thoughts on God by Alister McGrath- Part 5, Chapter 3- A Scientific Revolutionary: Einstein’s Four Papers of 1905, continued.

A Theory of Everything (That Matters): A Brief Guide to Einstein, Relativity, and His Surprising Thoughts on God by Alister McGrath- Part 5, Chapter 3- A Scientific Revolutionary: Einstein’s Four Papers of 1905, continued. We … [Continue reading...]

Ash Wednesday with Mary Chapin Carpenter

Ash Wednesday with Mary Chapin Carpenter Each year, on Ash Wednesday and during Lent, I focus attention on a singer-songwriter or album from the popular culture of my lifetime in which I find echoes of the Lenten journey. In … [Continue reading...]

Mardi Gras: One way we learn to reverence God

Set apart a tithe of all the yield of your seed that is brought in yearly from the field. In the presence of the Lord your God, in the place that he will choose as a dwelling for his name, you shall eat the tithe of your grain, … [Continue reading...]

Closed for the weekend

We've set sail for the weekend. Internet Monk will be closed until Tuesday. See you then! … [Continue reading...]

How I Became a… Believer in Climate Change

From my series of posts a little over five years ago in my original "How I Became..." series, you might have thought that I embrace change quickly. After all, I have made a lot of theological changes in my life time. In fact, … [Continue reading...]

A Theory of Everything (That Matters): A Brief Guide to Einstein, Relativity, and His Surprising Thoughts on God by Alister McGrath- Part 4, Chapter 3- A Scientific Revolutionary: Einstein’s Four Papers of 1905

A Theory of Everything (That Matters): A Brief Guide to Einstein, Relativity, and His Surprising Thoughts on God by Alister McGrath- Part 4, Chapter 3- A Scientific Revolutionary: Einstein’s Four Papers of 1905 We are reviewing … [Continue reading...]

A Few iMonk Gems (2)

A Few iMonk Gems (2) We have become people who must be in a crowd or at a special event to feel we have fellowshipped with God or known the power of the Spirit. We must have products to buy to feel we are following Jesus. We … [Continue reading...]

A Few iMonk Gems (1)

A Few iMonk Gems (1) The Gospel is not about how wonderful the church is or how dynamic the pastor is or how friendly the people are. If that is all true, word will get out, trust me. If you have to put it on a billboard or an … [Continue reading...]

Johnny the Outlaw

Johnny the Outlaw When most people think of hospice, they imagine elderly people living out their last days. But we've had a run of young people dying of alcohol and drug abuse recently. It's a real wake-up call when you sit at … [Continue reading...]

Sermon: Epiphany VI — Standing Firm in Christ

Sermon: Epiphany VI -- Standing Firm in Christ The Lord be with you Bob Dylan once wrote: “Democracy don't rule the world, you better get that in your head. This world is ruled by violence but I guess that's better left … [Continue reading...]