Jen Hatmaker engaged in a transformative experimental mutiny against excess with her family, and wrote a book about it.
Feeling deeply the vast gap between those of us in the Western world and so many others in God’s world, she explored with her family the idea that our lifestyles, our abundance of everything, might be standing in the way of a deeper connection with Jesus, and an understanding of His desire for us. In her own words:
We have so freaking much. So much money, education, resources, opportunities, knowledge, possessions, gifts, consumer power, privileges, advantages. We have every tool at our disposal, yet we are chronically plagued by ailments – social, spiritual, physical, emotional. Enough. Read more