Reginald Lewis Was America’s First Black Billionare — Long Before Oprah and Bob Johnson!
Reginald F. Lewis was the first African American to build a billion dollar company. He was one of the wealthiest African Americans in the 1980's, and also one of the first to be included on the Forbes list of the richest Americans.
Why Oprah and Brad Pitt Deserted God (And Why You Shouldn't)
God created the world for his own praise. And that thought is why Oprah Winfrey, Brad Pitt, and the early C. S. Lewis all walked out on God. They all stumbled over God’s self-promotion. So what is the solution to…
C.S. Lewis, secret agent?
The discovery of a recording of a lecture by C. S. Lewis has connected him to the British Secret Service during World War II. From Harry Lee Poe, C.S. Lewis Was a Secret Government Agent | Christianity Today: As I browsed eBay not long ago, I came across a 78 rpm recording of a lecture by C. S. Lewis. I assumed that
How C.S. Lewis Used Aliens to Show Humanity's Failings
Would you baptize an extraterrestrial? This highly speculative question has received surprisingly high-profile attention. It was the title of a 2014 book by Guy Consolmagno and Paul Mueller, two Vatican Observatory astronomers. Later in 2014, Pope Francis answered their question in the affirmative (provided the alien
A Guide to the Major Works of C.S. Lewis
It’s never been a better time to become a fan of C.S. Lewis, but with so many books and essays to choose from, where can a newcomer begin their journey?
Advice from Bob Marley
From the lips of the artist himself, we have these words … Truth is everybody is going to hurt you, you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for. Learned some of that this week at the hot…
Bob Foy: How to Utilize Church Renewal Journey Weekends
In this episode Bob Foy talks about "How to Utilize Church Renewal Journey Weekends In Church Revitalization." Bob is the National Coordinator for Church Renewal for the North American Mission Board. This is an excerpt from Bob's breakout session at the Renovate National Church Revitalization Conference held in Orlando Florida in 2014. Click the image to the right to listen to the podcast.
Top 10 C.S. Lewis Quotes With Commentary
C. S. Lewis had some amazing insight into human nature and into the nature of God. Here are some of his most famous quotes and what they mean to me. C.S. Lewis Most everyone knows who C.S. Lewis was (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963). He was a bestselling novelist, poet, philosopher, literary critic, and
Why Didn't C. S. Lewis Become a Catholic?
Lewis to honestly admitted his Belfast bias, and acknowledged that it had a sort of non-rational, but profound effect on his not becoming a Catholic.
What I Learned from C.S. Lewis
C.S. Lewis not only gave the world the classic Narnia books, but also scores of other works, including the tongue-in-cheek Screwtape Letters, notes Richard Platt, author of As One Devil to Another, a Fiendish Correspondence in the Tradition of C. S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters.”
10 memorable quotes from C.S. Lewis
On Nov. 22, much of the world will remember and celebrate President John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Little noticed in 1963 was the death that same day of another extraordinary man, C.S. Lewis.
Sermon 10-12-14 Bob Wade
A sermon by Bob Wade titled "The Fool" from our "Inspired" series. Located in Scottsdale, Arizona...Highlands Church is an ever growing yet…
What Is Worship in Spirit and Truth? w/ Bob Kauflin
What is worship in "Spirit and Truth"? And how do worship leaders craft services that incorporate both? Bob Kauflin joins us to discuss this vital topic.
10 C.S. Lewis Quotes That Show He Was Ahead of His Time
This week marked the birthday of one of Christianity’s most legendary writers. Born on Nov. 29, 1898, C.S. Lewis would go on to write some of modern literature’s most influential works of fantasy, philosophy and apologetics. His death in 1963 went widely unnoticed, as JFK was assassinated on the sam
Why C. S. Lewis’ ‘Mere Christianity’ Received Bad Reviews
The chronological snobs sneered at Mere Christianity, just like their descendants sneer at traditional Christian beliefs today.
How ‘Hamilton’ Reveals C. S. Lewis’s ‘Inner Ring’
Kelly Keller warns Christians against longing to be in “the inner circle” or “the room where it happens.”
C. S. Lewis in the Digital Age: An Amazing Collection of Books from Verbum
Did you know that one of the most popular authors in Catholic bookstores is a non-Catholic? I'm speaking of C. S. Lewis, the Anglican layman whose common-sense apologetics and visionary fiction has made him one of the best-selling Christians authors not only among Catholics, but among Christians of all stripes. And
What Did C.S. Lewis Think About the Spirituality of Sex?
The real problem of sexuality, argues Lewis, is related to how seriously we take it. If we make a religion out of love, we will regard the experience of being in love as a law unto itself.
What does C.S. Lewis have to say about politics?
More than you might think. At least, that's what Justin Dyer and Micah Watson argue in their book C.S. Lewis on Politics and the Natural Law. You can now listen to an interview with Dyer and a talk by Watson below, or through the City of Man podcast (available on Stitcher, iTunes, and elsewhere on the internet).
C. S. Lewis’s View of Women, and How He’s Impacted My Thinking
The following questions and answers are from my contribution to Women and C. S. Lewis: What His Life and Literature Reveal for Today's Culture.
Christian Financial Perspectives with Bob Barber and Mary Jo Lyons
January isn’t the only time to make positive changes! We all know how hard making changes and incorporating new habits can be, especially when it comes to finances. However, there’s no time like the present. When you.... Click "Share" below to spread this message!