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Winged Wealth

Men love wealth. It promises power and control to those who acquire it, security from famine, and hope in sickness or injury. Wealth promises pleasure and fulfillment in life, happiness, and ease in the time of retirement. It promises to alleviate the sorrows that have come in the wake of sin, and stave off death, […]

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Borrowing Money

“The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.” Proverbs 22:7   Our text says: “The rich ruleth over the poor.” There are two classes of people mentioned here, the rich and the poor. Those who are rich are the upper class. This class, who have more in earthly possessions, […]

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Proper Use of God-Given Wealth

The ten-year old boy burst through the door, erupting with excitement, “Mom, the neighbor gave me two dollars for shoveling the snow off her sidewalk!”  He opened his hand to reveal eight shiny quarters stuck to the palm of his glove. “Pretty good,” his mother responded with a smile.  “Why don’t you put the money […]

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Our Main Goal

What is important in our lives right now? Could we come up with a list? Or still, would we want to come up with a list? If we were to take out a piece of paper and put down in plain English, most important to me is first. . .second. . .third and so on; […]

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Financial Responsibility Within the Covenant

What obligation do we have as young people to support our church and Chris­tian schools? Why would we want to support them? To answer these questions, let’s go to the Scripture and use what it has to say in regard to tithing and how to view our money. I Timothy 6:17, 18 “Charge them that […]

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The Rich Fool

Covetousness is a deadly sin against which every child of God must guard against, or it will envelop him in its tentacles. This is true, in the first place, because we live in a world which has ungodly mammon as its god. Its motto is eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow we die. It […]

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O Thou, Whose Bounty Fills My Cup

O Thou, whose bounty fills my cup With every blessing meet! I give Thee thanks for every drop- The bitter and the sweet.   I Thank Thee for both smile and frown And for the gain or loss; I praise Thee for the future crown, And for the present cross.   I bless Thee for […]

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