The Roots of Riches

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Chapter 1- “Getting Rich”: Quote: “According to World Bank figures, the poorest 10% of Americans have more income than nearly four billion other inhabitants of planet Earth.” Quote: “All of the world’s standards of being rich are dominated by comparisons of what we can own or possess.” Note: While the world sees wealth in a [...]

Master Your Money

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Chapter 1- “Will I Ever Have Enough?”: Quote: “…the extreme[s] of sharing personal income in communal living to the ‘prosperity gospel’ approach…are an attempt to reach God in the way we handle our money, when all the time He is attempting to reach out to us with His wisdom, counsel, and principles.” (pg. 13). Quote: [...]

Managing God’s Money: A Biblical Guide

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Chapter 1- "Starting Right: A Biblical Mindset to Money": Quote: “The principal is timeless: If Christ is not Lord over our money and possessions, he is not our Lord.” Pg. 7 Quote: “Jesus made a direct connection between our present handling of earthly money and his future decision to entrust to our care another kind [...]

Money, Greed and God

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Chapter 1- “Can't We Build a Just Society?” Quote: “American capitalism had produced gross inequalities between rich and poor.” (13) Quote: “Lord, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” (27) Note: As people, we are too [...]

The Seven Money Types

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Chapter 1- “The Seven Biblical Money Types” Quote: "God uses your relationship to money to bring hope and healing into the world." (22) Quote: “Because none of us is perfect, each one of us is necessary to the human race to give us a clear image of who God is and what life with God can [...]