What Does Mammon Mean When Used In The Bible?


What does the word “mammon” mean when used in the Bible? What does this mean to the follower of Christ? You Cannot Serve Two Masters The Greek word used for mammon in the Bible is “mamōnas” and means “treasure” or “riches” so when Jesus said “No one can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money” (Matt 6:24) He was saying you cannot live your life as you would for as a servant or s … [Read more...]

What Did Jesus Teach About Money? What Does The Bible Say About Money?


The Bible, just like Jesus, has a lot to say about money. What can we learn from Jesus and from Scripture about money?  Woe to the Rich Jesus always said things that were contrary to the ways of the world and looking at the ways of the world and that these ways of the world are not working very well, we need to seriously consider what Jesus taught about money. For one thing He said “He has filled the hungry with good things but has sent the rich away empty” (Luke 1:53). That seems jus … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses To Help With Money or Financial Problems

Bible verses to help with money

What are some of the top Bible verses that deal with money or financial problems?  Which ones would you include?Worry about TomorrowMatthew 6:31-34 “Therefore do not be anxious, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the Gentiles seek after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them all. But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. “Therefore do not be anxious about … [Read more...]

Is Tithing Still Required Today?

Is Tithing Required Today

Is tithing still required today?  Does the New Testament or did Jesus say anything about tithing?The Tithe of the Old Testament There were actually three tithes in the Old Testament.  The word “tithe” is an old English word meaning a tenth so a tithe was 10% of the gross of one’s income, whether that was money, livestock, seed, fruit, vegetables and any other produce or products (like sheep skins).  It was a portion that was holy to God.  Everything actually belongs to God so it’s not just t … [Read more...]

6 Important Lessons Learned About Money From the Bible

Jesus spoke more about money that heaven and hell combined so He understood human nature and what money does to people.

What are 6 important lessons from the Bible about money and what a Christian should do with it?Money to Give One of the most obvious things Christians should do with their money is to help the poor.  I have heard it said that there are just too many people to help and so they can’t do anything but we can all at least do something.  Look in our own neighborhoods or cities.  There is always the need to help those who have little.  This doesn’t mean you walk up to a homeless person and hand the … [Read more...]