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Victory Set in Motion

Psalm 120 – 131

Tuesday, January 17

J.R.R. Tolkien, the author responsible for the conversion of C.S. Lewis, insisted that his series, The Lord of the Rings, was not a direct metaphor or allegory of the Christian message, yet this series is steeped in Tolkien’s faith. 595 more words


Inklings and gimlets

I have a fascination with words, odd words, funny little words, words which seem to mean something but don’t and whose origin seems apparent but isn’t. 642 more words


Quote of the Day: 1.12.17

Sometimes you have to stray from the straight and narrow to find out the depths of who you are. It takes more than reading a self-help book and attending a therapy session or two to fix to problems and answer the questions that lie within you. 100 more words

Books Long Enough for Tea (a post about a lot of nothing)

One of the legendary sayings of C.S. Lewis is that he has never encountered a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit him. 1,457 more words

C.S. Lewis

Amazing Tattoos Inspired By Lord Of The Rings

JRR Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings empire is enormous enough that there’s an endless quantity of tattoos that fans can get to show their love of the most epic fantasy tale ever told. 143 more words