Steve Elmore: Tell us about your first experience with one of the Foundation’s programs. Fr. John Morrison: Back in the mid nineteen eighties, I had been a member of the NY CSL Society for about a decade, and the first summer institute at Oxford was brought to my attention at one of our regular monthly
Steve Elmore: Today I’m going to interview Dr. Crystal Hurd, an alumnus of three of our Foundation C.S. Lewis Retreats. SE: Tell us about what you do, both in terms of work and personal pursuits. Crystal Hurd: I am currently employed as a high school English and Creative Writing teacher, but my indulgence is Lewis scholarship. I’m
Dear Friends, I had a conversation this week with a pregnant friend about the night feeding of infants. It can be a struggle for tired parents, but it can also be a unique pathway to knowing God’s love as I describe in this message. I wrote it nearly thirty years ago after experiencing the intimacy
Dear Friends, Every night, before I sleep, I compose prayers and send them to friends going through battles with cancer and other ravaging stress of body and soul. I usually send them with beautiful photographs that inspire my prayers. The next day I post them on Face Book for encouragement of my friends there. I
Dear Friends, Thanks for the outpouring of responses to messages of the last two weeks regarding our calling to prayer over partisan politics and prayer of gratitude for reassurance in the spring knowing the winter storms will return again. Both seem to strike a chord with a lot of you. I hope this message does
Dear Friends, This week’s message arises out of a prayer I wrote for a suffering friend. It speaks to seasons of the soul experienced by all of us at one time or another. . . . Flying to Sacramento at dawn, I watch the sun stretch out over the Golden State from my window seat.
Dear Friends, I wrote many drafts of this message and I am sending it out late because I shudder to enter the political madness that has seized and roils our country. But I became an attorney to advocate for religious liberty and I am saddened to see that cause sullied by partisan politics. Some of