1. What does the phrase, “Simplicity is freedom” mean to you?
  2. Why is it important to understand that simplicity is an inward reality that results in an outward lifestyle?
  3. What are some pitfalls in our lives if we fail to understand this truth?  How do we cultivate this inward reality?
  4. What are some ways we can see ourselves set free from the desire for things?
  5. What does it mean to seek God’s kingdom first?  What does the promise of Matt. 6:33, “and all these things shall be added to you.” mean to you personally?
  6. Comment on the following statement – We buy things we don’t want to impress people we don’t like.
  7. How does a life of simplicity help us to recognize both the greed and lust of the world as well as the promise of God for his peace and provision in our lives?