Korean consumer culture became apparent quickly after settling in. National economic success is evident in the high-rise apartment, conglomerated office buildings and numerous shopping markets. Although my motto is “ If you work hard, you should shop hard,” I’ve never encountered shopping centers of this magnitude and the obsession with fashion and beauty. 516 more words
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by BECKY ELDREDGE
Last year my prayer life told me it was pruning season. After years of being in the full bloom of my outward call, it was time to re-evaluate life’s commitments. 426 more words