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Escaping the Pull of Consumerism (Author Talk)

Escaping the Pull of Consumerism:  A Conversation with Tom Berlin, Author of Defying Gravity: Break Free from the Culture of More.
Fairfax Presbyterian Church Sanctuary, Sunday, February 5, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Event is without charge, followed by book-signing.

Do you feel the pull of consumerism? If so, Tom Berlin invites you to break free from the culture of more and become a more generous follower of Jesus.

  • “In Tom Berlin’s accessible and engaging style, you will find freedom to think about your finances and stewardship in a way that lifts burdens and pulls you toward Jesus.” — Jacob Armstrong, author of Treasure
  • “Defying Gravity is for people who want to follow Jesus but find it hard because of the powerful hold money has on our lives.” — David McAllister-Wilson, President, Wesley Theological Seminary
  • “This book challenges us to pause our busy life, take a deep breath, and discern as disciples of Jesus Christ whether we will live a life conforming to the world or a life transformed in Christ.” —Young Jin Cho, Bishop, Virginia Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church

In addition to this book talk, all are invited to a discussion of Defying Gravity, led by FPC pastor Henry Brinton on Sunday mornings, Jan 22, 29, and Feb 5 at 10 a.m.  The book is available at the book talk or on amazon.com.


February 5, 2017


4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Fairfax Presbyterian Church
10723 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030 United States





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