Then he said to them, "Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man's life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions."
- Luke 12:15
We live in a world of accumulation and abundance. Bigger houses, more shoes, pantries stocked with food. It's no wonder we struggle with thinking that our happiness is determined by the abundance of our possessions.
But the accumulation of more is a worthless pursuit if what you are accumulating isn't put to good use for God.
This is an excerpt of the full-length devotional Comparison Trap, available at ChristianBook.com.