In Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives, Richard Swenson writes: “Everything we own owns us. We must maintain it, paint it, play with it, build space in our house to put it, and then work to pay it off.”
--Margin, Kindle Loc. 1151-52 Illustration by Jim L. Wilson
Isaiah 40:19-20 As for an idol, a craftsman casts it, and a goldsmith overlays it with gold and fashions silver chains for it. A man too poor to present such an offering selects wood that will not rot. He looks for a skilled craftsman to set up an idol that will not topple.