Here is a post I contributed to Sacred Margins. They are doing a series of posts on Advent. Check out my article on Two Kinds of Joy and be sure and keep up with what is going on at Sacred Margins.
We are excited to have Scott Elliot as our guest blogger this week. Scott is the minister at the La Grange Church of Christ in La Grange, TX. We all happened upon Scott in different ways. Chris discovered him through his excellent blog. Allen found him by his Relevant magazine movie reviews. Trevor went to college with him (at the greatest university in the world) and interned with his wife. He is an excellent writer and we are blessed to have his thoughts on joy this week.
“We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a holiday at the sea. We are far too easily pleased.” C. S. Lewis
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