Let’s talk about the American dream. Let’s talk about identity in America, because that’s where I live, so that’s my worldview. I grew up mostly in the states, so a lot of what I see and hear in scripture is informed by the fact that I am an American. One of the things that feeds into that is the idea of the American dream. That is, the way that Americans (including myself) are taught to envision “the good life” affects how we interpret scripture and…