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Being strong with your friends to build something new. The more you have, the more insurance you have to pay to insure it. I consider the real heros of the church men like this. Then determine what you would truly miss if you cut out TV viewing altogether.
REJOICE IN WHAT I DO HAVE Be grateful for what you've got. Money is to be used, not loved. Not when you've got four or five thousand advertising messages aimed at you every day and hundreds of thousands of dollars have been spent on each one to make you anything but content, to make you feel, "I've got to have this, Escaping materialism got to get this.
Life consumes energy and life is energy, so its no surprise the chain of life reuses itself in consumption of expression. These days I buy things after careful consideration.
Once you become more aware of your urges to buy things, you can start to control them. I've got to get more so I can be more happy, more important, more secure. Attending professional sports events has become so expensive as to exclude Escaping materialism large part of the working population, especially families. And they'd rather hold onto that candy and get caught than let go. There are several very good reasons why you should not do that other than preventing theft which is usually the way the law is written.
We get trapped into all sorts of foolish and Escaping materialism ambitions which eventually plunge us into ruin. Avoid going mall or a Walmart These are the places in modern society which exploits and entices the soul of a man.
Your blog strikes me because this is about getting a minimal lifestyle and still be happy. God says you are to use money and you are to love people. 14:23 LB "Tell those who are rich not to be proud and not to trust in their money which will soon be gone.
We can get possessed by our possessions.
Consumerism becomes when it extends beyond what is needed.
Spend time with them, converse, understand them, make them happy.
According to an article on CNN: By and large, money buys happiness only for those who lack the basic needs.