Normal isn’t working! This is probably more true in how the world approaches finances than anything else. As Christians we are called to be different – even weird – in the way we manage our finances. If we don’t want what the world has we have to quit doing what the world is doing.
The world has it’s Normal way of trying to connect with God. Like everything else the world does, the Normal approach to religion doesn’t work. We need to stop being normal in our religious efforts and start being Weird!