Financial Stewardship

Materialism and financial stewardship

We need to learn how to handle our materialism and financial stewardship. You see as US Citizens, we believe that we are to strive for the bigger and better. We want the bigger car, the bigger home, the better job, etc. However, as Citizens of Heaven, this is not what God wants us to strive…

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Work

Jacob’s Flocks Increase 25 After Rachel gave birth to Joseph, Jacob said to Laban, “Send me on my way so I can go back to my own homeland. 26 Give me my wives and children, for whom I have served you, and I will be on my way. You know how much work I’ve done…

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Relative pay

Laban said to him, “You shouldn’t have to work without pay, just because you are a relative of mine. What do you want me to give you?” Genesis 29:15 When you have a relative working for you, do you sometimes take advantage of them because they are your relative? Are you in the habit of…

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Jacob’s Tenth

Jacob solemnly promised God, “If you go with me and watch over me as I travel, and if you give me food and clothes and bring me safely home again, you will be my God. This rock will be your house, and I will give back to you a tenth of everything you give me.” – Genesis…

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40 Days of Financial Stewardship Day 39

Here’s today’s devotional: Day 39 Luke 20:22-25 – “Tell us, is it against our Law for us to pay taxes to the Roman Emperor, or not?” But Jesus saw through their trick and said to them, “Show me a silver coin. Whose face and name are these on it?” “The Emperor’s,” they answered. So Jesus said, “Well, then, pay…

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40 Days of Financial Stewardship Day 38

Here’s today’s devotional: Day 38 Proverbs 15:15 -‘The life of the poor is a constant struggle, but happy people always enjoy life.” Philippians 4:11-13 – “And I am not saying this because I feel neglected, for I have learned to be satisfied with what I have. I know what it is to be in need…

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40 Days of Financial Stewardship Day 37

Here’s today’s devotional: Day 37 Proverbs 13:22 – “Good people will have wealth to leave to their grandchildren, but the wealth of sinners will go to the righteous.” Proverbs 20:21 – “The more easily you get your wealth, the less good it will do you.” Contemporary English Version (CEV)Copyright © 1995 by American Bible Society

Financial Stewardship

40 Days of Financial Stewardship Day 36

Here’s today’s devotional: Day 36 1 Timothy 6:9-10 – “But those who want to get rich fall into temptation and are caught in the trap of many foolish and harmful desires, which pull them down to ruin and destruction. For the love of money is a source of all kinds of evil. Some have been…