A new book club at Valley Christian Church will be reading and discussing The Great Divorce by C. S. Lewis. Brad Dewing will be leading the group which will be having it's first session on Wednesday, November 18, 6:30. Click Here for more information.
C.S. Lewis’ The Great Divorce is a classic Christian
allegorical tale about a bus ride from hell to heaven. An extraordinary
meditation upon good and evil, grace and judgment, Lewis’s revolutionary
idea in the The Great Divorce is that the gates of Hell are locked from the inside. Using his extraordinary descriptive powers, Lewis’ The Great Divorce will change the way we think about good and evil.
From the Back Cover...
In The Great Divorce, C. S. Lewis again employs his formidable
talent for fable and allegory. The writer finds himself in Hell boarding
a bus bound for Heaven. The amazing opportunity is that anyone who
wants to stay in Heaven, can. This is the starting point for an
extraordinary meditation upon good and evil, grace and judgment. Lewis's
revolutionary idea is the discovery that the gates of Hell are locked
from the inside. In Lewis's own words, "If we insist on keeping Hell (or
even earth) we shall not see Heaven: if we accept Heaven we shall not
be able to retain even the smallest and most intimate souvenirs of