The Genius of C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity

George Marsden

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Last night, October 17, 2016, I had the privilege of hearing the noted historian, George Marsden, lecture at Palm Beach Atlantic University on the topic titled, “The Genius of C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity.”

The lecture was based on part of Marsden’s book, C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity: a Biography which was published earlier this year. Doing a biography of a book is an interesting approach. But books like Mere Christianity have had a life all to themselves. So it was a very appropriate approach.

How do you respond when you have a fine Sunday dinner waiting on you, and the preacher has gone into overtime? This Lyle Lovett song tackles this issue with a jazzy, humorous solution.

My favorite line,

If a preacher preaches long enough, even he’ll get hungry, too.

WARNING! – This video may make you turn up the volume and your toe may begin tapping.

A Prayer Request for All of Us

Sermon from Philippians 1:9-11

A Prayer Request for All of Us

Philippians 1:9-11

And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.

June 2016 Concierge

A Baker's Dozen Destinations

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During my days of hotel work, guests often asked for recommendations for local points of interest. These points might be things to do, attractions to see or places to eat. Concierge is a feature that points to destinations online for guests to this blog.

This edition of Concierge points out 13 places online which proved beneficial to me during June 2016. Enjoy.