First things first, second things second

Posted by Stephen Witmer on July 5th, 2017

Over the years, I’ve shared C.S. Lewis’ law of firsts and seconds pretty often, because it’s been such a helpful principle for me to understand. Here’s an article I wrote for Desiring God, summarizing and applying Lewis’ insight, and showing that it comes from Jesus himself: ‘How to Lose the Things You Love.’