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Dec 19, 2017 7:54:00 PM

 A friend on Facebook recently posted a picture of her new wood flooring and her new granite countertops with the hashtag #blessed.

She’s expressing gratitude for God’s goodness and trying to avoid a boasting mentality. She’s giving credit to God for all that she has. I get it. And I don’t really mean to pick on her, but it started me thinking about blessing, about poverty, about Jesus.

 Jesus was poor. Jesus was a refugee. Jesus was homeless.