Black Friday

Contentment: Philippians vs. Black Friday

Black Friday and all of its craziness has come and gone for another year. Now it’s Cyber Monday’s turn. It is a good thing that Black Friday has passed because of all of the crazy things it makes people do, right? Wrong. Black Friday isn’t the cause of peoples’ sinful behavior, but an avenue that draws it out. Black Friday allows people to show, to an extent, where many find contentment. Some people like comfort foods, some people like comfort buying. There is nothing inherently evil about Black Friday or Cyber Monday. Rather, it is people acting on their evil …keep reading »

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Black Friday: Depravity on Display

The above image of Black Friday headlines are from Drudge Report. They show violence, theft and ridicule – all over trying to buy stuff at a better price. Funny, all of those people can live without the stuff they are fighting over. They did not have any of those things on Thursday, the day before the Black Friday emotional and physical plight for stuff began. Thankfully, not everyone who shops on Black Friday are part of those headlines. There is nothing wrong with having more stuff in the right perspective. Sure, there are a few things I’d like to have …keep reading »

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