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Archive for the ‘C. S. Lewis’ Category

Pete’s Dragon

August 12, 2016

Pete’s Dragon is a mix of all kinds of different things that will encourage various emotions in the viewer. If you are looking for a faithful remake of the original, then you will be disappointed. If you are looking for a film with impressive visual effects based off characters you are familiar with, then you […]

I Can’t Get No Satisfaction

December 15, 2015

I can’t get no satisfaction I can’t get no satisfaction ‘Cause I try and I try and I try and I try I can’t get no, I can’t get no (Mick Jagger and Keith Richards) My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God? (Psalm 42:2) One […]

Forgive Us Our Trespasses

October 2, 2013

C.S. Lewis once said “Everyone thinks forgiveness is a lovely idea until he has something to forgive.”[1] Everyone wants forgiveness but it is a hard thing to practice. When we are offended we want revenge. We want to get back at those who have wronged us. Sometimes there are people whom we think do not […]

Some Collected Quotes on Worship

June 11, 2013

“Christian worship is the most momentous, the most urgent, the most glorious action that can take place in human life.” Karl Barth “When we begin to glimpse the reality of God, the natural reaction is to worship him. Not to have that reaction is a fairly sure sign that we haven’t yet really understood who […]


May 4, 2013

Building a Life Together Here is a brief but powerful letter on the importance of marriage: An Open Letter Tommy Nelson Wrote on Marriage The Importance of Preaching Here is a great read by veteran preacher, Grady King, on Why I’m Still Preaching Love Each Other Like I Loved You Chris Robey offers a powerful […]

C.S. Lewis on Marriage and Love

April 10, 2013

As I was preparing for a wedding this afternoon I once again read these insightful words by C.S. Lewis. I was reminded about the love two individuals share that allows them to make it over the bumps and hurdles that all couples face. Lewis describes the kind of love two people have when they have […]


March 29, 2013

5 Non-Christian Witnesses to the Crucifixion This article discusses why people on the left, right, and in the middle generally agree about the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus. Check out Is Good Friday a Myth? Holy Saturday John Mark Hicks wants to make sure that we do not forget about Holy Saturday. In this article […]


March 15, 2013

The Power of Forgiveness I was moved by a powerful story of forgiveness that I found on Donald Miller’s Storyline blog. Justin Zoradi writes, “The gospel of forgiveness isn’t a high calling for the heroic individual, or a counter-cultural description of heavenly perfection. It is a principle central to the gospel itself – the very […]

Peter Kreeft on C. S. Lewis

February 18, 2013

A Prayer by George MacDonald

January 30, 2013

George McDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and preacher who influenced C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, Madeleine L’Engle, and many others. The following is one of his sonnets from Diary of an Old Soul. Many Christians throughout the years have used this collection of daily poems as devotionals and prayers. This poem is a great reminder […]