Trueman on consumerism

Q has a brief article from Carl Trueman on the perils of consumerism, it has some great quotes and insights. I’ve reproduced it all here for discussion. Q: You argue at great length about the negative impact of consumerism on the Church. How has it influenced us? A: In economies that depend upon people buying things, there is a need on the one hand to instill the notion that, in some sense, the meaning of life is to be found in the acquisition of goods, or, perhaps to be more…

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I link therefore I am (04.07.11)

This is our last week in Shrewsbury, which has been our home all our married life. Big week. Trevor Saxby offers some great quotes from the great Basil of Caesarea on simplicity Matt Hosier on the importance of a keel More Yes Minister gems, this time on Westminster and Canterbury! For more great links check out Mark Meynell’s recent treasure map

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