Reflecting on Charles Spurgeon’s Sermons on the Lord’s Supper

by Ben Bowden, Marketing Assistant Charles H. Spurgeon was a renowned English preacher of the nineteenth century. No preacher since has been as widely cited for devotions and sermons.  I recently had the privilege to read and reflect on Spurgeon’s Sermons on the Lord’s Supper.  At the Last Supper, the disciples experienced the presence of … Continue reading Reflecting on Charles Spurgeon’s Sermons on the Lord’s Supper

10 Things to Do When Your Kid Gets Accepted into College

by Michele Howe, Author of Empty Nest, What's Next? Celebrate. Take some time to reminisce about the last eighteen years and how you raised a child that is prepared to enter the wider world without your daily presence. Give thanks to God for the opportunities your child will get to experience “flying solo” during their … Continue reading 10 Things to Do When Your Kid Gets Accepted into College

Reflecting Eternal Light: Dante’s Spiritual Geography

By Carl Nellis, Editor Marsha Daigle-Williamson’s Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis, now available, traces the relationship between C.S. Lewis and Dante’s Divine Comedy. This is the second post in our series of excerpts from Dr. Daigle-Williamson’s book that show Lewis imitating and adapting Dante’s images and metaphors of … Continue reading Reflecting Eternal Light: Dante’s Spiritual Geography

Reflecting Eternal Light: C.S. Lewis and the Role of the Author

By Carl Nellis, Editor Marsha Daigle-Williamson’s Reflecting the Eternal: Dante’s Divine Comedy in the Novels of C.S. Lewis, available now, traces the relationship between C.S. Lewis and Dante’s Divine Comedy. This short excerpt comes from the book’s first chapter, “Lewis, Dante, and Literary Predecessors.” Dr. Daigle-Williamson illuminates the context in which Lewis understood Dante’s work, … Continue reading Reflecting Eternal Light: C.S. Lewis and the Role of the Author

Our Own Country

By Maggie Swofford, Marketing & Editorial Assistant “What’s your home like, Marguerite?” asked William. “I can’t describe it exactly,” said Marguerite. “But when I am living in a particular sort of way I say to myself that now I am in my own country. It is when I am living very simply, and rather hardly, … Continue reading Our Own Country

Heart Decisions

By Maggie Swofford, Marketing Assistant Excerpt from and personal reflection on Slaying Your Giants by Kent Crockett “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.” (Proverbs 3:5–6 NLT) “God knows things we … Continue reading Heart Decisions

Expressive Silence before the Lord

By Maggie Swofford, Marketing Assistant Excerpt from and personal reflection on Sermons on Great Prayers of the Bible by Charles H. Spurgeon “For real business at the mercy seat, give me a homemade prayer, a prayer that comes out of the deeps of my heart, not because I invented it, but because God the Holy … Continue reading Expressive Silence before the Lord