Financial Faithfulness— Can God Trust in You?

Financial Faithfulness— Can God Trust in You? (Selected Scriptures)

Around the turn of the century a magazine editor needed a bit more copy for an issue. So the night before the deadline, he sat down and typed out an article. He ran it on the back page, without a title.

When No One Is Looking — Integrity in Money Matters

When No One Is Looking— Integrity in Money Matters (Selected Scriptures) 

A story is told about a not-too-honest judge who was trying a case involving two railroads. When he received the briefs from the two lawyers, they both contained bribes. The first lawyer had sent a check for $10,000. The second lawyer’s check was for $15,000. The judge looked at the two checks, thought a moment, then called his secretary. “Make out a check for $5,000 and send it to the second lawyer,” he said. “We’re going to decide this case on its own merits.”

Financial Freedom - biblical principles for freedom from greed and debt

Financial Freedom (Selected Scriptures)

Preachers are notorious for preaching about money. Maybe it’s because their income depends on the generosity of God’s people. But I hope it’s for a different reason, namely, that they’re preaching the Bible, which has a lot to say about money. Of the 38 recorded parables of Jesus, 16 deal with money or possessions. In the Gospels, one out of ten verses (288 in all) deal directly with the subject of money. The Bible offers 500 verses on prayer, less than 500 on faith, but more than 2,000 verses on money and possessions.

How You Should Give to Please God

Giving God’s Way (Selected Scriptures)

In 1987, Chet Atkins and Margaret Archer wrote a song that was sung by country star, Ray Stevens, which went in part: “If he came back tomorrow, there’s something I’d like to know. Would Jesus wear a Rolex on his television show?”

Why You Should NOT Tithe As A Christian

Why You Should NOT Tithe (Selected Scriptures)

"It would be political suicide to give that speech,” said an aide to his boss. “He’s right, Senator,” chimed in another aide. “It’s just one clear-cut statement after another” (Morrie Brickman, Reader’s Digest [4/83]).

Two Important Keys To Sure Promotion In Your Workplace and Career

TWO KEYS TO YOUR PROMOTION FOR SURE

Promotion is very important in the life of a person and a people. To remain on the same level for long is not a thing to be desired in that it becomes a routine and boring. In addition, it neither brings honor nor glory, instead it would appear to take them away.

Learning the Jesus' Model on How to Deal With Difficult People

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: JESUS MODEL TO DEAL WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE

This is the third article in a series of articles titled 'Christian relationship help' discussing ways to help strengthen the Christian relationship by offering advice, or bringing hitherto issues that escape our attention to generally help us relate better with people we come across. This particular Christian relationship help will look at three principles the Lord Jesus used in dealing with tricky and evil-minded people.

How to Deal With Alcoholism in a Loved One

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: DEALING WITH ALCOHOLICS IN OUR LIVES

This is the very first article is a series of Christian article posts titled 'Christian Relationship Help' which will be discussing ways of building the Christian relationship by offering advice, and bringing hitherto unminded issues to our attention; therefore helping us to deal better and have better relations with our neighbors and fellow Christians.

The Four Types of Emotional Manipulators In Our Relationships

CHRISTIAN RELATIONSHIP HELP: THE 4 TYPES OF EMOTIONAL MANIPULATORS

This is the second article in a series of articles titled 'Christian relationship help' which will discuss ways of helping strengthen the Christian relationship by offering advice, or bringing hitherto unminded issues to our attention and generally helping us to have and relate better with neighbors and fellow Christians. This particular Christian relationship help will enable you recognize the four types of emotional manipulators.

The Habits That Built King David's Faith

KING DAVID'S FAITH HABITS

"David would leave a record for unborn ages to read. He thought the Lord's power so worthy of praise, that he would make the ages ring with it till time should be no more." -- Charles Spurgeon

The Perfect Match: A Job 31 Husband and a Proverbs 31 Wife

PLACING JOB 31 AND PROVERBS 31 SIDE BY SIDE

Many of us have envisioned an ideal marriage prior to our wedding day based on role definitive bible teaching. But in addition, many - both men and women - have found Proverbs 31 very helpful for practical understanding of how the Godly woman's role plays out. It is a guide of the good, hard-working wife and mother that women in all walks of life can aspire to. But what is a practical guide for men to aspire to? What does that look like? What is helpful to both men and women to gain a practical understanding of how the Godly man's role plays out? Let's first look at the woman's role.

The 3 Ps' for Success in Your Career and Work

THE 3 Ps' FOR SUCCESS

In our careers and at the workplace, we as Christians must continue to be the shining light that God meant for us all to be after our encounter with and knowledge of Christ. This article is essentially an inspirational piece that seeks to place in the hands of christian workers and professionals vital information that when actualized, have the capacity to ensure success.