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Are Christians Too Comfortable?

Originally Posted on Joy Comes in the Morning

My bed is so comfortable. A few years ago my husband and I invested in a memory-foam mattress that conforms to my body and I love it. Combined with a nice warm down quilt and my snuggly pillow, it becomes the worst kind of temptation to stay in bed much longer than I should.

Most Americans live a fairly comfortable life. We have air-conditioned homes and cars, phones that keep us connected to information at all times and every other modern convenience at our fingertips. We don’t have to hunt for our dinner or scrub our laundry on rocks.