1. We are not pursuing dragons; we are the dragons. We are, all of us, Eustace Scrubb.
  2. A truly Lenten mindset sees the season as preparatory for the resurrection life of Easter as opposed to the mortification of Good Friday.
  3. The number forty calls to remembrance narratives of God’s great acts of redemption, but also our conformity to and participation in those narratives.
  4. The driving impulse of Lent isn’t so much “giving up” things as it is “putting on” something.
  5. He was rooted in his own tradition but gracious with others when they wanted to learn about his faith or their own.
  6. One way or another, Rod always found a way to bring whatever story he was telling back to the gospel and God's grace in Christ.
  7. A “good death” and “good life” are not accomplished through personal striving but are grasped by faith in the promises of God.
  8. Ever Heard of Candlemas?
  9. Luke shows us that when we try to fit God into our life movie, the plot is all wrong; and not just wrong but trivial.
  10. Tolkien's hero Tom Bombadil functions to showcase the Gospel
  11. In this piece Bob Hiller follows C.S. Lewis’ lead from Screwtape Letters and offers a sequel of his own.