Joy and Sin in the Christian Life

Review of Holy Nomad: The Rugged Road to Joy by Matt LittonBy COYLE NEALIn many ways, this book is the epitome of modern American Christianity: it is the result of a guy sitting alone in his basement thinking about himself and Jesus (see Chapter 1: “A Nomad in the Basement”). What is the result of his meditation? That we are too attached to material possessions, and should give them up (but not literally) in order to follow the Spiritual Nomad, Jesus. What does it mean to follow Jesus? It … [Read more...]