Monday, June 27, 2011
Friday, June 24, 2011
It's official. The state of New York has legalized "gay marriage":
Same-sex marriage is now legal in New York after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that was narrowly passed by state lawmakers Friday, handing activists a breakthrough victory in the state where the gay rights movement was born. ...What's next? Legalizing square circles?
... Gay rights advocates are hoping the vote will galvanize the movement around the country and help it regain momentum after an almost identical bill was defeated here in 2009 and similar measures failed in 2010 in New Jersey and this year in Maryland and Rhode Island.
- A revival of Calvinism: an interview with Iain Murray.
- 48 hours in Geneva.
- Seth discusses five bad arguments against Calvinism.
- Tim Challies interviews Dr. Ken Stewart, author of Ten Myths About Calvinism: Recovering the Breadth of the Reformed Tradition.
- John Piper explains why this year's Desiring God National Conference may be the most strategic one ever held.
Friday, June 17, 2011
- Was Luther a Calvinist?
- Confessional Calvinism.
- What exactly is the "John Piper Fallacy" in Romans 9?
- How would you define terms like ordain, decree, or author?
- The Lone Calvinist rides again!
- Who's responsible for clouding men's minds with teachings of election and limited atonement? Who could it possibly be? Oh, I don't know. Could it be...SATAN?!
Friday, June 10, 2011
- Roger Olson argues that there is no middle ground between Calvinism and Arminianism. "In fact," he says, "Arminianism IS the middle ground between Calvinism and Semi-Pelagianism!"
- Paul Chitwood, recently elected as executive director-treasurer of the Kentucky Baptist Convention, thinks the issue of Calvinism is "needlessly a point of controversy."
- God and golf: Where every shot, shank, and duff are his will.
- Spurgeon on the folly of preaching too long.
- Is God a Christian? Al Mohler reviews the new book from R. Kirby Godsey.
- James McDonald believes congregational church government is from Satan.