“The gospel is not incompatible with aspects of the American Dream, especially as it relates to providing for our families, seeking the good of our fellow citizens, providing jobs and therefore flourishing our neighbors. But the gospel is very much against the prevailing American Dream because the gospel seeks to galvanize our affections towards the only One worthy of them.” Jared C. Wilson
The one worthy is the one who redeems lost and condemned creatures and fits them into His Kingdom. I’m living the life that Christ died that I might live.
Here is a song I wrote about this idea.