By April 15, 2015In Mere Christianity Lewis lamented that we haven’t been trained to want Heaven: "…when the real want for Heaven is present in us, we do not recognize it." |
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By September 24, 2012I’ve been “rereading” | Mere Christianity, actually listening to it on audio. I first read it as a young Christian forty years ago. I’m amazed that this book seems to get even better with time.
By February 11, 2011I appreciated what C. S. Lewis wrote in The Four Loves about the vulnerability of love. |
By April 15, 2011I know some of you, like me, have been deeply touched by the Lord through the writings of C. S. Lewis. |
By August 11, 2010Those who have read my books know that all of them have been touched in one way or another by C.S. Lewis, because ultimately the books we write are the overflow of the books we’ve read. |
By August 13, 2010In my | last blog, I wrote about one of my three pilgrimages to Oxford. Each visit I’ve pondered what Lewis wrote: “You must picture me alone in that room in Magdalen…I gave in and admitted that God was God, and knelt and prayed: perhaps that night, the most dejected and reluctant convert in all of England.”
By February 14, 2011The apostle John says we know what God’s love is because of the unthinkable price Jesus paid for us, to turn us into God’s own children, fully acceptable in his sight. God’s love abounds. |
By March 5, 2012Shortly before he died November 22, 1963 (yes, the same day as John F. Kennedy), C. S. Lewis granted his final interview to Sherwood Elliot Wirt, of Decision Magazine. It’s a fascinating | interview. I found the final two questions and answers interesting.
By February 17, 2012I was listening to God in the Dock on audio, and was struck by this portion of an interview with C. S. Lewis. |