Biblical Tips for Mastering Money is a brief summary of a sermon given at one2one Church of Christ on Sunday 21 July 2013.
1. Honour God
Proverbs 10:22, 30:8-9, 3:9-10
2. Seek Wisdom
Proverbs 2:1-22, 8:19 & 16:16
3. Work Hard
Proverbs 10:4, 20:13, 13:11 & 21:5
Make plans and save
Give 10%, save 10% and live off the rest
4. Help Others
Proverbs 28:27, 29:7 & 14:31
1 John 3:17
God helps those who help others
The number of text messages between me and Vic is now in the seventies. Fortunately my phone plan is very accommodating and I can send substantial messages covering the Seven Commands of Jesus, Seven Stories of Hope and Seven Miracles in John. In reply to the question, “If God could perform a miracle in your life what would it be, what would it look like?” Vic responded, “Peace and someone to love me as I am unconditionally.”
We have started reading the book of Acts together taking it two chapters at a time. This has allowed me to include some brief commentary and words of encouragement.
As always God is transforming us from the inside out, for He can be trusted to bring to completion the work He began in us the day we decided to follow Jesus.