World View

James K.A. Smith World View

An annotated reading of your world.
READ MORE

Recent Issue  //  Winter 2018 Minimalism

Look inside ›

Minimalism is making its mark on society, one tiny succulent at a time. What does that mean for Christians? The North American church surely does overconsume. Perhaps embracing simplicity could be countercultural and lead us toward certain kinds of holiness and obedience that we’re lacking. Yet things are still at the centre of this new movement that is purportedly anti-consumerist, and might hospitality suffer when we decide that having “extra” is uniformly bad? Among the faith-motivated and others, some adopt minimalism to be on trend, but still others are embracing some really beautiful practices for beautiful reasons, even godly ones.

Want more of the same fresh, thought-provoking content delivered right to your inbox once a week?

You can unsubscribe at any time. See our privacy policy for more details. No Thanks

Download and Share Articles From The Comment Reader

An introduction to Public Theology for the Common Good