the incarnation

  “The Son of God became a man to enable men to become sons of God.” —C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity   Growing up in a country church, I heard a lot of talk about “inviting Jesus into your heart.”  The grown-ups who used that term seemed rational and competent, so I accepted the phrase.  But, oh, I pondered it. I couldn’t quite make it work.  I had questions.  My first problem with the idea of “inviting Jesus to come live in my heart” wasn’t theological, but spatial.  When I was… Continue reading the incarnation