At Orchard Keeper, Chuck Bumgardner wrote a good post offering a different take on “train up a child in the way he should go” (Prov 22:6).

S. M. Hutchens does it again with his response to a NYT article on “hip librarians.” He says at the end, “Serious library users have the same opinion of hip librarians as serious church users have of hip priests and ministers.” I wonder how many young evangelicals and fundamentalists, when they finally arrive in glory, will be shocked to find out that God is not hip.

The Bayly brothers recently posted an interesting summary of the biblical teaching concerning demons.

Sociologist Alan Wolfe ignited a bit of a firestorm when he recently attacked noted conservative thinker Russell Kirk–enough of a firestorm for National Review Online to collate some responses from conservatives that are themselves very much worth reading.

Central Baptist Theological Seminary recently posted some very good sermon audio: