Alexander Solzhenitsyn opined,
“The meaning of earthly existence lies not as we have grown used to thinking; in prospering; But in the development of the soul.”
“The development of the soul” can be a near haunting thought in the mind of moderns, even among professing Christian Moderns. Jesus confronted modern thinking with His conversations about the emptiness of prosperity without the spirit and heart development to handle wealth.
Many point out we Americans are the most prosperous people in the world and history. Despite this wonder, statistics show that we have lost our way.
Peter gives this advice on inner growth:
1Peter 2:2 as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, (NKJV).
Wait! Do NOT read the Bible while driving!
Listen to Jesus! Mark 8:36
"For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul? (NKJV).
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