|Wish List

I talk about simplicity and denounce greed, but I’m really greedy. Instead of making my wish-list, I should just offer these catalogs instead:

But somehow my own unending list persists:

TOP 10 FILMS (DVD)

  1. Come to the North Country (Sam Campbell)
  2. Harvest of Empire
  3. The Singing Revolution
  4. Soundtrack for a Revolution
  5. Five Broken Cameras
  6. Budrus
  7. War Made Easy
  8. Mountain of Storms
  9. Blue Planet II (release date?)
  10. Planet Earth II (release date?)

TOP 10 BOOKS (more books below) **used is best**

  1. Tools for Grassroots Activists (Gallagher & Myers, $25) or the full business library ($50)
  2. Peace (Brueggemann)
  3. The Lost Meaning of the Seventh Day (Tonstad)
  4. Sabbath as Resistance (Brueggemann)
  5. Myth of a Christian Nation (Boyd)
  6. Faith and Wealth (Gonzalez)
  7. Covenant Economics (Horsley)
  8. Compassion, Justice & the Christian Life (Lupton)
  9. Just Courage (Haugen)
  10. Discipleship as Political Responsibility (Yoder)

MISCELLANEOUS

| ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES |

BOOKS–Parenting/Kids

BOOKS–Camping/Hiking/Paddling MI

BOOKS–Christian (General)

BOOKS–Social Ethics

BOOKS–War and Peace

BOOKS–Economics + Business

BOOKS–Goverment + Politics

GEAR, BIKES, INSTRUMENTS, TRAVEL… There really is no end. I am no different from every other middle-class punk who always has more to buy than money to spend.

For reflection:

Colossians 3:5
Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.

Jeremiah 6:13
From the least to the greatest, all are greedy for gain; prophets and priests alike, all practice deceit.

 

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