God is surely in the business of providing His children with abundance. And His abundance comes with several flavors – He doesn’t limit abundance to just having a lot of money. It is so much more than that.
Holding on to money is more difficult than making money. Money in your hand is slippery, and very difficult to grasp. Have you ever experienced this phenomena? Read the stories of lottery winners. Read the sad stories of common people suddenly getting massive windfalls. The vast majority of lottery winners go bankrupt in a few […]
It is well known that King Solomon, the prolific author of Proverbs and Ecclesiastes, had wealth beyond the imagination. His annual royal income, not counting investments, was valued (in today’s money) at approximately 1.1 Billion dollars. And he ruled for forty years.
“He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.” Ecclesiastes 5:10 Money and wealth are a necessary part of human existence; they are the exchange agent in all economies. In ancient times, it was livestock or land. Today, it can be cash […]
The surveys and studies performed by secular psychologists today are claiming newfound truth: wealth and happiness don’t go together. Amazing. Apparently no one ever told them that Solomon, the great king of Israel, had already discovered this truth, thousands of years ago, as written it in his work “Ecclesiastes” of the Bible: “What advantage does man have […]