Tag Archives: C. S. Lewis

The true problem with lust

Which is worse the Animal self or the Diabolical self? Who is nearer to hell a cold, self-righteous prig who goes regularly to church or a prostitute? The sins of the flesh are bad but are they the least bad of all sins? Continue reading

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5 purposes of pain (C. S. Lewis)

There are at least 5 ways that this “momentary, light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison” (2 Cor. 4:17) Continue reading

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A quiet death for the man from Belfast

An atheist who was “very angry with God for not existing” comes to Christ like one “kicking, struggling, resentful, and darting his eyes in every direction for a chance to escape.” Continue reading

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It doesn’t feel good to be a Christian

Zac Northen wrote a perceptive piece over at Relevant Magazine titled, Can Inner Peace be Misleading? His call is timely for many people: “We need to develop the wisdom for living a life that is comfortable with being uncomfortable, and … Continue reading

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Three Kinds of Men, by C.S. Lewis

“… any merely twofold division of the world into good and bad is disastrous.” Continue reading

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