Shall we be friends?

The stories are true!

By K.C. Ireton I stood in church, my brothers and sisters standing, too, all of us singing our praises. One song ended, another began, a song I have loved since …

Heroes sing on!

 My friend Brian Brown sent a letter out to a small circle of friends a few weeks ago as a point of encouragement when many of us were staring down …
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Calling – being before doing

Calling. This is a term we hear used a lot these days in Christian circles, in artist circles, and even in political circles. We use the term widely and loosely …

To honour two Mamas

I wrote this a few years ago but I would like to share it again. This is a very personal piece for me and it remains as true today for …
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Author Kirk Manton on The Grace of Rain

Kirk Manton and I have been friends for a decade. We are both privileged to serve on staff with the C.S. Lewis Foundation. We have looked “along the beam,” as …

Preparing for Oxbridge Infographic

As an aid to help you remember our tips for Preparing for Oxbridge we have a prepared a fun infographic for you, courtesy of Pahtyana Moore, our talented Social Media Manager for The Cultivating Project.

Preparing for Oxbridge 2017 – come join us!

 Preparing for Oxbridge 2017 before you go will not only make your experience there better, it will also be fun along the way and expand your trip before you even go! You can read or explore more about 2011 here and here. You can read more about 2014 here and see the gallery here. 

Resurrection Sunday – He is Risen!

On a Sunday morning nearly two millennia ago history and the very fibre of reality were changed permanently. Death – the terrible finality of every person born – was defeated. …

Aslan is on the Move!

 “They say Aslan is on the move—perhaps he has already landed,” [said Beaver]. And now a very curious thing happened. None of the children knew who Aslan was any more …

Thoughts on The Benedict Option

  I would say that Rod Dreher’s The Benedict Option has some strengths and a number of weaknesses, but one thing I am sure of: it’s great that it’s prompting …

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