This morning I was reading through Luke 12. A lot of verses stuck out to me but particularly this one: “And He said to them, “Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” (verse 15).
In all of our ‘getting’ we need to remember that is not where happiness and contentedness comes from. We need to guard ourselves from envy of other’s things. Our culture does not lend a helping hand to this, as we often feel the pressure to keep up with the Joneses. Continue reading