Christian Giving: Seeking A Healthy View of Giving and Tithing

When it comes to Christian giving, no one passage has caused as much debate as the following Bible verse: Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. (2 Corinthians 9:7 NIV) This passage seems to carry many of the same concepts as the following Old Testament verse: Give generously to him and do so without a … [Read more...]

How To Be A Good Financial Steward Without Obsessing About Money

New Weekly Post: Ask A Question Friday An overwhelming majority of my readers (via this survey) liked the idea of a regular post that answers reader’s question spot on this blog.  At the time I am writing this post: 72% think the reader answers would be interesting (and I hope it is!). 25% of you are impartial. 3% of you think the idea would be boring.  To that three percent, I apologize … [Read more...]

Should Christians Sell Everything They Have?

A few weeks ago we started a series on the Rich Young Ruler.  Unfortunately, the holidays and scheduling issues inhibited me from completing that series.  Post #1: Rich Young Ruler: Challenging Bible Verses About Money Post #2: Rich Young Man Bible Study: What’s The Meaning? Today we tackle the final question – must I go and sell everything I have? Three Important Reminders 1.  The … [Read more...]

70 New Testament Bible Verses About Money

Several weeks ago I finished my 2009 through the Bible reading plan.  Starting in the New Testament I copied and pasted verses, stories, and chapters that relate to money.  Download your own free 2010 Bible reading plan today.  All passage were copied from The Libronix Digital Library System, The Holy Bible : New International Version. 1996, c1984 (electronic ed.) (Ge 16:13-14). Grand … [Read more...]