When I say the phrase, “Christian writer,” what genre comes to mind? What about “Christian filmmaker?” In most cases, you think of someone writing or creating in a specifically Christian genre. Christian film brings to mind films like October Baby, Fireproof, or even the better offerings of the genre, like The Case for Christ or Risen.
Many would call C.S. Lewis a great lay theologian. But perhaps the most impressive part of his repertoire is that his best theology is and always was expressed through children’s literature.