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Tag: CS Lewis

Collection of Webs | 1

Collection of Webs | 1

I thought I would resurrect this to share with you some of things I have been reading/watching and listening to! Watching & Listening: Nerdwriter over on youtube does very cool short videos on various topics. One that I have enjoyed recently is his video on […]

What Captures your Imagination?

What Captures your Imagination?

In Mere Christianity, C.S.Lewis makes an interesting point about faith: “I was assuming that if the human mind once accepts a thing as true it will automatically go on regarding it as true, until some real reason for reconsidering it turns up. In fact, I […]

The Need for Truth and Beauty

The Need for Truth and Beauty

In Michael Ward’s “Planet Narnia” book he describes C.S.Lewis’s love for truth and beauty like this: “the wise man does not think only in the category of truth; the category of beauty is also worth thinking in” – Planet Narnia pg27 Lewis had a particular […]

The Messy Human

The Messy Human

It sometimes feels like we are a little obsessed with the word “community”. It is the buzz word of not just the church scene but in our society too. I imagine its our attempt to claw back that sense of belonging and feeling connected to […]

Echoes of the Gospel

Echoes of the Gospel

Tolkien writes in his essay “On Fairie Stories”: The Gospels contain a fairystory, or a story of a larger kind which embraces all the essence of fairy-stories. They contain many marvels—peculiarly artistic, beautiful, and moving: “mythical” in their perfect, self-contained significance; and among the marvels is […]