There have been men before now who got so interested in proving the existence of God that they came to care nothing for God Himself . . as if the good Lord had nothing to do but exist! There have been some who were so occupied in spreading Christianity that they never gave a thought to Christ!I sometimes find myself thinking of God as a interesting abstraction and Christianity as a mere social force. In reality, Christianity is more than theology, it is a relationship with God, and that God is not just a necessarily existent, all powerful being, but a person to whom we owe our greatest love and devotion.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Divorced from Reality
I was reading The Great Divorce for the first time, and I found it especially relevant to my own life. Lewis writes,