Some more quality links to get your week started off right . . .
Bird on children and salvation.
ThinkChristian on recovering biblical archaeology from the crackpots.
Bill Kinnon on persons, personalities, and pastoralness within Reformed theological conversations.
I have been grateful that the fellows in my own life who have shepherded my Calvinistic outlook have been non-jerks of the nicest caliber. :-) (Thinkling Shrode being most instrumental.)
The results of the ongoing survey project REVEAL have been very . . . well, revealing. Our church participated, and while the results were not surprising to some of us, they were certainly startling to many.
In summary: It's not working.
The emerging church response to evangelicalism promotes a disembodied gospel?