As the New Year Comes

Different feelings and expectations as the year 2017 comes nearer to its end. As the curtains of 2017 slowly roll down, another year is threatening to come. Oh, the word threatening is quite inappropriate...

15 Funny Brain Teasers

Like muscles, our brains need a little exercise. Let’s face it; they can be rusty sometimes. If you’re looking for a way to get a little smarter or have some fun, try challenging your...

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Clive Staples Lewis: Christianity and Literature

Best known for his Chronicles of Narnia fantasy series and his pro-Christian texts, CS Lewis is one of the intellectual giants of the 20th century and arguably one of the most influential writers of his day. This prolific writer...

JRR Tolkien: The Great Elvish Craftsman

This internationally renowned fantasy writer might also potentially be the best linguist the world has ever seen! Believed to be of German origin, “Tolkien” (pron.: Tol-keen; equal stress on both syllables), means foolishly brave, or stupidly clever....

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Charles John Huffam Dickens: The Man Who Invented Christmas

Nearer and closer to our hearts be the Christmas spirit, which is the spirit of active usefulness, perseverance, cheerful discharge of duty, kindness and forbearance! Reviving the Christmas traditions which had nearly died out in the...

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5 Common Myths of the Christmas Story

The familiar Nativity story –you know, that part of history with the Shepherds, Magi, Mary, Joseph, and Jesus as depicted in countless manger scenes, may have us convinced that all the elements of the story are...