Should Christians Care about Economic Freedom?
It seems to me that they should. “Economic freedom” can be a legitimate good without being an ultimate good. It should be something we care about and work toward (in proportion to our gifts and calling) even if it, in and of itself, it will save no one in the ultimate sense (in the same way that we should care about well-functioning Fire Stations even though they cannot prevent people from the flames of hell).
Wayne Grudem recently recommended some good books on economic development, and the brief videos below stimulate further thinking on these issues: