Have contemporary Christians diluted the faith and wrapped themselves in layers of material comfort? This is just one of the pertinent questions asked and answered by J.I. Packer in this fresh scrutiny of the state of faith today. With his usual wisdom and wit he stimulates us to reflect on what it means to be a Christian at this time. Here we have ‘vintage’ Packer calling us to God-centred holiness (which brings true joy) amid our culture’s frantic pleasure seeking.