Tag Archives: materialism

Never buy enough (be enough)

You can never buy enough physical things to make up for inner emptiness. Don’t settle for incomplete shopping: “With all your getting get understanding.” –Proverbs 4:7 An abundance of stuff has failed to “Make America kind within.” Greatness exudes kindness … Continue reading

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The Right Stuff or The Real Deal?

Right Stuff? Or Real Deal? You don’t have to Shop 4 the right stuff When you know that Christ is the real deal! Give the gift of your testimony — show and tell what God has done! Christmas present — … Continue reading

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A Bleak (oops, I mean “Black”) Friday Thought . . .

A Bleak (oops I mean Black) Friday Thought: We shop for stuff thinking stuff will satisfy the seeking, striving, and searching of our soul. Sadly, surrounded with stuff upon stuff, our soul still starves!

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Super Bowl Or Super Goal?

The Super Bowl is big.  Super Bowl Sunday is the second-largest day for food consumption in the United States after Thanksgiving Day.  Munch, munch.  Most years the Super Bowl is the number one watched show on television.  Even Super Bowl commercials are big, being the most costly … Continue reading

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