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The Screwtape Letters Reading Guide

As October comes to an end I hope that you were able to enjoy this month’s book club selection, The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis. I loved it. 2,090 more words


The Screwtape Letters for Modern Times

I have just come across this brilliant piece of work mimicking C.S. Lewis, which was posted on the blog Etheldredasplace (wow – that’s a mouthful ‘aint it?): for the original post, … 1,615 more words

Everyday Life

When Everything Goes Wrong for the Right Reasons: Part 1

(Originally published 8/21/13) 

If you have ever tried to walk in God’s will for more than a couple of minutes, you’ll know firsthand that it is hard. 603 more words

October Book Club

“He leaves the creature to stand up on its own legs- to carry out from the will alone duties which have lost all relish. It is during such trough periods, much more than during the peak periods, that it is growing into the sort of creature He wants it to be. 141 more words


Been a Minute.

Keep in mind, this blog post is 1.25 months in the making. So much has happened and so much has changed I hate myself a little for delaying this. 1,472 more words

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 The Present and Eternity

We don’t commonly hear demons discussing us. But in C.S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters, Lewis examines human reality through a contrived conversation between two of the fiends. 691 more words

October Book Club

The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis

Available here: http://www.amazon.com/The-Screwtape-Letters-C-Lewis/dp/0060652934

The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis is a classic masterpiece of religious satire that entertains readers with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles from the vantage point of Screwtape, a highly placed assistant to “Our Father Below.” At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C.S. 20 more words