The Native Tourist
reformed/biblical observations on Christianity and culture

Tuesday, September 27, 2005

The old saying that we should “not be so heavenly-minded that we are of no earthly good” is true, as far as it goes. But it seems that in the modern world our earthly good depends on our heavenly-mindedness. In our present cultural climate, it becomes necessary for the Church to remember the words of C.S. Lewis who maintained that Christians who “did the most for the present world were precisely those who thought the most of the next”.

--from an article by W. Tullian Tchividjian