What Does the Bible Teach About Saving Money?

This post is a continuation of my Faith Foundations Series.  I’m attempting to lay out my foundational beliefs to help you know what makes this a Christian blog.  Currently I am addressing what does the Bible say about … questions.  Last week we addressed the question what does the Bible say about work?  As a reminder, for simplicity I am keeping my comments to a maximum of one page Word … [Read more...]

3 Biblical Reasons to Work

In 2 Thessalonians 3:6-15 Paul prides himself in his hard work. Paul was a tent maker (Acts 18:1-3) and spoke frequently how this working morning and night was a blessing to God’s church (1 Cor. 4:12, 1 Cor. 9:6, 2 Cor. 6:5, 2 Cor. 11:23, 1 Thess. 2:9). Three Biblical Reasons to Work? 1. Christians work because of the God ordained relationship between working and eating. Matthew 4:4 says man … [Read more...]

How We Earn Our Money Is Important

In discussing the difference between biblical finances and personal finances I mentioned, “Our means of attaining money may differ. Christians have limits of what they will or will not do for money. Boundaries must be in place to ensure one does not compromise their values just to gain a little more. Such boundaries protect virtues such as honesty or integrity. These characteristics are of immense … [Read more...]

What Every Teen Ought to Know About Part Time Work

Decide to work at least during the summer if not during the school year You will be in great shape if you get through college with a zero net worth. This would mean you don’t owe anything, but you don’t own anything either.  Even better would be if you made it out of school with no debt and owned (completely paid for) something like a car. Think of your financial life as if you were … [Read more...]

What Does the Bible Teach about Work?

Technorati Tags: bible,work,money,church,contribute,help,needy Photo Working Like a Dog by KM Photography..’s Photostream After reading 2 Thessalonians 3:6-15 notice that Paul prides himself in his hard work. Paul was a tent maker (Acts 18:1-3) and spoke frequently how this labor morning and night was a blessing to God’s church (1 Cor. 4:12, 1 Cor. 9:6, 2 Cor. 6:5, 2 Cor. 11:23, 1 Thess. … [Read more...]