Wisdom: How do I protect my kids from consumerism and envy?

As a father or two little ones, and a pastor to a few more, I appreciate Ken’s wisdom and grace as he responds to this urgent question (as a father and pastor):

Ken Wytsma, President of Kilns College and Pastor of Antioch Church in Bend, OR, talks about the effects of American consumerism and envy on children. [via :redux]


A few of my favorite things (aka, the best toys in the history of the world).

From GEEKDAD on Wired.com (via churchm.ag): The 5 Best Toys of All Time.

What do you think made the list?

A few of my favorites:

  • G.I. Joe?
  • Transformers?
  • Hot Wheels?
  • Train Set?
  • LEGOS?

Their list was far better…

The 5 Best Toys of All Time
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