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Worldliness Chapter 4 – God, My Heart and My Stuff

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If, in my definition,worldliness is thinking something is more cool than Jesus, his gospel, and his kingdom for an extended period of time, then material things certainly fit into that category for American teens. In chapter 4 Dave Harvey doesn’t directly attack stuff. Instead he moves more subtly to coveting Coveting is desiring stuff too much or desiring too much stuff.. It is replacing our delight in God with joy in stuff. Materialism is what happens when coveting has cash to spend. p. 95 His diagnosis of the problem: Covetousness chains the heart to things that pass away. p.99 Chain…

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