Josh Harris is jealous of Tim Challies

Josh Harris has a list of links to blogs on his main website. I was greatly honoured to find myself included in such a list and loved the comment about Tim Challies, which I suspect is a reference to Tim's post on being jealous of Josh for being discipled by CJ. Anyway Josh has chosen some great blogs- anyone want to nominate any of these for the last warnie of the year?Between Two Worlds: a blog by Justin Taylor that I find consistently useful, provoking and informative.Rebelution: my … [Read more...]

Talk to Josh Harris about courtship and dating

Josh Harris Blogs about his recent sermon on dating. It would be great for a bunch of you intrepid readers to pop over to his site and tell him what you think of it- he links to where you can download it for free. I would be interested in his reply to some of the questions we discussed here a few weeks back.Josh defines courtship not as a list of rules but "a purposeful relationship where a man and a woman are intentionally considering marriage"Lets show Josh how much of an impact his blog could … [Read more...]

Are you jealous of Josh Harris?

Challies Dot Com has a great post where he confesses to being jealous of my fellow reformed charismatic Josh Harris.The humour Tim begins with tempts me to begin my brief response with what I hope is a humorous comment of my own: "Tim you need to realise that since God dispenses grace sovereignly he just chose Josh to be more 'jamy' than you in this department. As a good reformed person why are you like clay answering back to your maker......"On a slightly serious note, I sometimes think we … [Read more...]

What are your favorite preaching podcasts?

A growing number of churches are podcasting their sermons. I wonder how many of my readers have got into the trend already. It is a much easier way of staying on track of what sermons are available for you to listen to. It would be great if some of my readers could share their favorite sermon podcasts. If you are new to the idea of podcasting simply follow one of the following links, and download itunes if you dont already have it.My own three fravorite sermon podcasts at the moment are- … [Read more...]

Around the sermon sites…..

Phil Johnson is preaching through Galatians whilst at the same site, Don Green is preaching on the Beatitudes from Matthew 5. Meanwhile, John Stott (yes he is still preaching!) and others from All Souls are preaching through the gospel of John. C.J.Mahaney, Josh Harris and the rest from covenant life church are preaching through Acts (as is a certain london church I know!). John Piper continues his long running Romans series, the notes for which are worth their weight in gold. Seven sessions … [Read more...]

Stop Dating The Church

Challies gives his stamp of approval to Josh Harris' new book: "Stop Dating The Church". For all those disillusioned with the church now is the time to read this book and find a church you can committ to. … [Read more...]

What to do about internet porn….?

Now, a little while ago I surveyed the readers of this blog and discovered that a high percentage of the responders had significant problems with looking at internet porn. I have made my powerpoint presentation on the resulting sermon- David and Bathsheba- The Sin of the King available. An audio recording of the sermon on David and Bathsheba is also there.I would love this to be a spur to some people to resolve this issue. Are there people out there using certain internet software to avoid … [Read more...]