1 – The fastest way to not have money, is to make money what you need. If more money is what drives you, you will become a slave to it. Ecclesiastes 5:10-12
2 – Money looks better in your bank account than on your back. Clothes and accessories are for covering your body. Clothes do not define your character and they should not be relied on to define your social status or build your confidence.
3 – Don’t place your hope in your job, paycheck, savings or investments. Proverbs 11:28
4 – Overworking for the purpose of being rich will cultivate trouble in your home. Working to be rich is a trap. Proverbs 15:27, 1 Timothy 6:9-10
5 – Money is a deceiver so don’t trust in it. Proverbs 23:4-5
6 – Money will never bring about the security you desire. The only source of true security is an intentional hope in Christ Jesus. Hebrews 13:5, Matthew 6:34
7 – Money is meant to be your servant, not your master. There are only two masters. One will set you free and the other will keep you on bondage. Matthew 6:24
8 – Wealth that comes from God has no struggle. Deuteronomy 8:18, Proverbs 10:22
9 – If you have debt, you are a slave to the one to whom you owe money. Proverbs 22:7
10 – Money is useless in the hands of a fool and is beneficial in the hands of the wise. Proverbs 17:16 NIV
4 thoughts on “10 Things Christians Should Know About Money”
I loove reading everything you post!! So encouraging and positive. Thank you so much for your dedication and desire to share with the rest of us.
Glad to have found you! I’m always looking for Christian blogs. I especially enjoyed this post about money. These are Scriptures that we need to place in our daily lives. I am tweeting this post! Blessings! ~Cynthia
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October 17th, 2012 at
Thanks Cynthia. I saw your tweet which promoted me to check out your page. You have some really great content. I will be sure to follow you on Twitter to get your updates.