Tag Archives: Mere Christianity

Preparation for Worship (12/13/14)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 7.18–8.18 18 In that day the Lord will whistle for flies from the Nile delta in Egypt and for bees from the land of Assyria. 19 They will all come and settle in the steep ravines and in … Continue reading

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When Our Religious Life Makes Us Feel that We are Good

C. S. Lewis: How is it that people who are quite obviously eaten up with Pride can say they believe in God and appear to themselves very religious? I’m afraid it means they are worshiping an imaginary God. They theoretically … Continue reading

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Cause for Thanksgiving

From “The Perfect Penitent”: We believe that the death of Christ is just that point in history at which something absolutely unimaginable from outside shows through into our own world. And if we cannot picture even the atoms of which … Continue reading

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What I Really Am

From “Let’s Pretend”: Surely what a man does when he is taken off his guard is the best evidence for what sort of man he is? Surely what pops out before the man has time to put on a disguise … Continue reading

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Prayer as Evidence for the Trinity

From “The Three-Personal God”: You may ask, “If we cannot imagine a three-personal Being, what is the good of talking about Him?” Well, there isn’t any good talking about Him. The thing that matters is being actually drawn into that … Continue reading

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