Yielding To Christianity

Patricia Hofer

Christ’s helping love

“It must be firmly maintained that Christ did not come to the world only to set an example for us. If that were the case we would have law and works-righteousness again. He comes to save us and in this way be our example. His very example should humble us, teach us how infinitely far away we are from resembling him. When we humble ourselves, then Christ is pure compassion. And in our striving to… Continue reading

“a child’s heart but a grown up’s head”

CS Lewis wrote: “Christ never meant that we were to remain children in intelligence: on the contrary, He told us to be not only ‘as harmless as doves,’ but also ‘as wise as serpents.’ He wants a child’s heart but a grown up’s head.” (Mere Christianity 61). Some believers today, however, seem to have the impression that using human intelligence to understand what Jesus said is somehow less Christian. Yet it seems to me that… Continue reading

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