To the surprise of many, the global movement in the early 21st Century is not away from religion to irreligion or from faith to reason, but away from philosophical pluralism to both religious and secular authoritarianism.
In troubled times like these, Christians ought to start by finding points of agreement. Here’s where I agree with Steve McAlpine...
Prior to this move, not one person in our family would have said their possessions were their treasure, but I’m not sure that our general tendency to accumulate things or our struggle to separate ourselves from these things actually testified to this truth. I think that giving things up and giving things away helped us see this more clearly.