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, 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
Dear Friends, When they were drawing up the Russian-Finnish border, a farmer had to decide if he wanted to be in Finland, but he did not want to offend the Russian officials. They came to him and wanted to know why he wanted to be in Finland. The farmer replied, “It has always been my
Dear Friends, If any of you lacks wisdom, ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it shall be given to you. But ask in faith, never doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, driven and tossed by the wind; for the doubter, being double minded
Dear Friends, But Mary stood weeping outside the tomb. As she wept, she bent over to look into the tomb; and she saw two angels in white, sitting where the body of Jesus had been lying, one at the head and the other at the feet. They said to her, “Woman, why are you weeping?”