Resources on C S Lewis

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Adam, Eve, and the Amazing Clarity of C. S. Lewis Article by Gregory Cootsona http://day1.org/7470-greg_cootsona_adam_eve_and_the_amazing_clarity_of_c_s_lewis Article by Gregory Cootsona Topics: Adam , Eve , History , Science Source: Day1 Were Adam and Eve historical figures or were they typologies? Greg Cootsona argues in favor of historical figures and evolution according to his reading of scripture, while relying on C.S. Lewis and Greg Boyd. C. S. Lewis and How the Bible Shows God’s Humility Book Quote by Pete Enns https://peteenns.com/c-s-lewis-and-how-the-bible-shows-gods-humility/ Book Quote by Pete Enns Topics: Humility , Incarnation , C. S. Lewis , Bible Source: Pete Enns Peter Enns' article explores a book quote from C. S. Lewis that likens the humility of Christ's incarnation to the irreverence of Scripture. Enns argues that the historical context of scripture is God's manner of speech. Scholarship in a Pandemic? A Lesson from C. S. Lewis Article by Brian Tabb https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/scholarship-pandemic-lewis/ Article by Brian Tabb Topics: Study , War , C. S. Lewis Source: The Gospel Coalition In this article, Brian Tabb uses one of C.S. Lewis' wartime sermons to inform and encourage pastors, theological students, and other readers laboring during the COVID-19 pandemic to continue in the study of God's Word. C. S. Lewis on Science, Evolution, and Evolutionism Article by Kathryn Applegate https://biologos.org/articles/c-s-lewis-on-science-evolution-and-evolutionism/ Article by Kathryn Applegate Topics: Worldview , C. S. Lewis , Evolution , Science Source: Biologos An article by Kathryn Applegate speaking on how C. S. Lewis's writings encourage us to face the findings of science with courage and, just as importantly, recognize when a materialistic worldview is masquerading as science. C. S. Lewis on the Coronavirus Article by Matt Smethurst https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/cs-lewis-coronavirus/ Article by Matt Smethurst Topics: Fear , C. S. Lewis , Death Source: The Gospel Coalition In this article, a quote from Christian author C.S. Lewis is adapted to show that while the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic is deadly, we should not allow fear to dominate our minds and hearts. Excerpts from the Writings of C. S. Lewis Book Quote by C S Lewis https://www.reformedworship.org/resource/excerpts-writings-c-s-lewis Book Quote by C S Lewis Topics: God , God's Presence , Faith , Fear Source: Reformed Worship A group of quotations from C. S. Lewis, with the general theme of knowing God, compiled by Vicki Verhulst Cok for an Advent/Christmas sermon series. In Praise of C.S. Lewis Article by Lawrence Farley https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/nootherfoundation/praise-c-s-lewis/ Article by Lawrence Farley Topics: Gender , Apologetics , C. S. Lewis Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Lawrence Farley explains the lasting legacy of C.S. Lewis for the church. God’s Sovereignty and Nature’s Freedom Article by Kathryn Applegate https://biologos.org/blogs/kathryn-applegate-endless-forms-most-beautiful/gods-sovereignty-and-natures-freedom Article by Kathryn Applegate Topics: God's Sovereignty , Freedom , Evolution , Creationism Source: Biologos Just as Christians struggle with the tension between human freedom and God's sovereignty, so too we struggle with nature's freedom in evolution and God's sovereignty in creation. Can they be brought into alignment? C.S. Lewis on Need-Love Book Quote by C S Lewis http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=6937 Book Quote by C S Lewis Topics: C. S. Lewis , Love , Community Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching A quotation from "The Four Loves" defending "need-love." C. S. Lewis normalizes it by using the example of a child turning for comfort to its mother and an adult who turns to their friend for company. C.S. Lewis on Patriotism Book Quote by C S Lewis http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=6998 Book Quote by C S Lewis Topics: C. S. Lewis Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching A quotation by C.S. Lewis from the "Four Loves" on healthy patriotism. He believes we should respect each other's love for country. C. S. Lewis Describes His Conversion Sermon Illustration by C S Lewis http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2008/august/2082508.html Sermon Illustration by C S Lewis Topics: Conversion , Change , C. S. Lewis , God's Love Source: Preaching Today C. S. Lewis describes part of his journey, a reluctant conversion to theism, and how God graciously welcomed him like a prodigal son, appropriate for John 16:8, Revelation 22:17, and 1 Corinthians 1:9. C.S. Lewis' Deep Friendship with Arthur Greeves Sermon Illustration by Wesley Hill http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2016/october/5102416.html Sermon Illustration by Wesley Hill Topics: Culture , Love , Cultures , Friendship Source: Preaching Today An illustration by Wesley Hill, describing C.S. Lewis' deep friendship with Arthur Greeves despite their differences. It is appropriate for James 2:8, Proverbs 18:24, and Romans 1:26-27. Full Text Hymns on C S Lewis O Thou, In Whose PresencePD
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C.S. Lewis on Morality Sermon Illustration by C S Lewis http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7111 Sermon Illustration by C S Lewis Topics: C. S. Lewis , Morality , Humanism Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching A quotation from C.S. Lewis' in "Mere Christianity" pointing to how it's not just about not hurting others, but not hurting ourselves as well because we belong to God. C.S. Lewis on Manners Book Quote by C S Lewis http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7004 Book Quote by C S Lewis Topics: C. S. Lewis , Forgiveness Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching In his book, the "Four Loves," C. S. Lewis shares an illustration of good domestic manners in Laurence Sterne’s Tristram Shandy. After a rude interruption from his brother, Uncle Toby accepts an apology and moves on. C.S. Lewis on the Wonder of Our Resurrected Bodies Sermon Illustration by Lee Eclov http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2010/march/3030210.html Sermon Illustration by Lee Eclov Topics: Death , Resurrection , Eternal life Source: Preaching Today Lee Eclov cites C. S. Lewis' fictional conception of the nature of resurrected bodies to illustrate 1 Corinthians 15, 1 John 3:2, 1 Timothy 1:15, Romans 3:21-26, and similar passages. What C. S. Lewis learned from his “master” Article by Kirstin Jeffrey Johnson https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/what-lewis-learned-from-his-master Article by Kirstin Jeffrey Johnson Topics: C. S. Lewis , George MacDonald , Learning Source: Christian History Institute MacDonald was C. S. Lewis' mentor who discipled Lewis as a Christian, an author, and literary scholar. Find out what Lewis learned from his master. C.S. Lewis on Courtesy Book Quote by C S Lewis http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7002 Book Quote by C S Lewis Topics: C. S. Lewis , Illustration , Ethics Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching In the "Four Loves" C.S. Lewis notes the difference between “intimate and formal courtesy." Intimacy in formal gatherings is bad manners. Conversely, formality at home is equally bad manners. One behaves in accordance with the environment.... C. S. Lewis on Misplaced Desire Sermon Illustration by J. Richard Love http://www.preachingtoday.com/illustrations/2004/september/15488.html Sermon Illustration by J. Richard Love Topics: Joy , Offering , Holiday , Contentment Source: Preaching Today Quoting C. S. Lewis' sermon "Far Too Easily Pleased," this sermon illustration by J. Richard discusses how we overlook "infinite joy" in favor of lesser worldly pleasures (e.g., sex, alcohol, etc.). This illustration suits Isaiah 55:2. No, C.S. Lewis Would Not Tell You To Ignore The Coronavirus Article by Aaron Earls https://factsandtrends.net/2020/03/19/no-c-s-lewis-would-not-tell-you-to-ignore-the-coronavirus/ Article by Aaron Earls Topics: C. S. Lewis , Love your neighbor Source: LifeWay Amid COVID-19 concerns, some are turning to CS Lewis’ words on the "Atomic Age" to discount warnings of the pandemic. Aaron Earls corrects this misinterpretation, arguing that Christian love compels us to generosity and quarantine. Insight: Caring for a Neighbor's Soul Article by C S Lewis https://www.plough.com/en/topics/faith/discipleship/insight-caring-for-a-neighbors-soul Article by C S Lewis Topics: Assurance , C. S. Lewis , Faith , God's Presence Source: Plough C.S. Lewis wrote to a former student, that we proceed to faith by acting as if we have it. Noticing dirt is the sign of God’s presence, it is important not to give up.