The lure of having the best of everything was worth more to the son than the relationships that had taken a lifetime to cultivate. He chose to leave his family behind to go after what he wanted: worldly things.

The Word teaches that we are to set our affections on Jesus, not the things of the world. How are you doing with that? What drives you? Are you sacrificing something priceless for something that can be bought?

Luke 15:11-13