Screwtape Letters #5

“Prosperity knits a man to the world. He feels that he is finding his place in it, while really it is finding its place in him.” CS Lewis’ Screwtape Letters – (posts from a senior demon to a junior demon).

An emerging lockdown realisation is that we have all we need. Truth is that many of us live in excess and find our self-worth in having lots of “stuff”. Jesus often shared something to the effect of “Follow me and leave all your stuff behind – and you’ll find your worth, your identity in me”. His followers started picking up what he put down – and the world was never the same again

1 Timothy 6: 7-10: