Does a desire for nice things have anything to do with the gospel?
KonMari approaches clutter by asking just one question: "Does this item spark joy?" But this isn't always a simple question.
A poor person looking up at my residence could mistake it for one of the barns belonging to the rich man Jesus talked about—the one who didn't know his soul was buried beneath all that corn and sorghum.
If the world is a gift, then all the things to which you relate—and many to which you don't—are also God's relation to you.