When the Righteous Prosper, the City Rejoices

In a competitive, jealous, selfish, sin stained world, we must strive to be people who will cause rejoicing in others when we prosper. When the righteous prosper, the city rejoices;  when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy. Proverbs 11:10 (NIV) Trust me.  There are lots of people who complain at the injustice when certain people prosper.  They are the kinds of people that make others … [Read more...]

Download Your Free Copy | The Bible and 21st Century Finances [Limited Time]

For the last year or so I’ve been offering a free eBook to my subscribers – The Bible and 21st Century Finances: 9 Thought Provoking Answers to Common Questions. I’ve spent a significant amount of time over the last month (yes, even some of my Christmas vacation time) editing, revising, expanding, and improving the book.  To be honest, after investing the time to improve the book, I considered … [Read more...]

Is Christian Wealth an Oxymoron?

It’s been a while since I’ve had a reader question. If you want to ask a question, you’re welcome to contact me. This week I had the following question/comment from a reader. Why do you think there is such a black lash to Christians being wealthy? Some internet blogs and various media outlets think it quite the contradiction for a Christian to be wealthy.  Is it because of Matthew 19:24? Or … [Read more...]

Bible and Money Lessons From One Year of Blogging

I’m going to ramble in this post.  I’m just freestyle writing and sharing what comes to my mind …  Proceed with caution. 1.  I don’t know very much about the topic of Bible and money. I hope that doesn’t bother you that I openly admit my lack of knowledge.  This weekend I’m going to be part of a men’s leadership training day here in Alotau, PNG and we’ll be talking about the Bible and money.  … [Read more...]