Put God at 
the center of your life.

 

 Simplify Your Life  
 

Follow These Principles for Simplification:

1. Buy things for their usefulness rather than their status.

2. Reject anything that is producing an addiction in you.

3. Develop a habit of giving things away.

4. Refuse to be propagandized by the custodians of modern gadgetry.

5. Learn to enjoy things without owning them.

6. Develop a deeper appreciation for the creation.

7. Look with a healthy skepticism at all "buy-now, pay later" schemes.

8. Reject jargon and abstract speculation whose purpose is to obscure and impress rather than to illuminate and inform.

9. Reject anything that breeds the oppression of others.

10. Shun anything that distracts you from seeking first the Kingdom of God.


< Back to Spiritual Life

 

Simple Steps to Simplify Your Life

1. Start from your spiritual center put God first in every day.

2. Find your focus make choices about how to spend your time, energy, and money based on what you truly value most.

3. Start simply–resolve to spend just 15 minutes a day (only 1 /96th of your day) doing one thing to simplify your life.

4. Share with a friend or a support group, or both telling others helps strengthen your resolve and provides accountability, a cheering section, and someone to celebrate accomplishments with!

5. Celebrate your victories acknowledge every small step toward simplification and give yourself a pat on the back for a job well done! Nothing motivates like seeing results and feeling great about them! 

Copyright©2008 Downingtown Friends Meeting           Site design and development by BBC Web Services