A Sunday School Lesson On Money


Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study on the subject of money as found in the Bible.A Root of Evil First Timothy 6:10 “For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evils. It is through this craving that some have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many pangs.” Paul also tells Timothy that an overseer (bishop or pastor) should not be “a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money” (1st Tim 3:3) because a church leader with a love o … [Read more...]

Is Gambling A Sin?


Is it sin to gamble? What does the Bible say about gambling? Is it permissible for Christians to gamble?The Bible on Gambling Actually the Bible does not strictly say “You shall not gamble” but there is more to it than this. The Bible doesn’t say “You shall not rob banks” either but we know this is true because “You shall not steal” is a command from God so what do we do when the Bible is silent on something specific? The Bible cannot possibly cover every single human activity because the Bi … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Financial Giving

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Here are seven of the top Bible verses regarding financial giving.Matthew 5:42 “Give to the one who begs from you, and do not refuse the one who would borrow from you.” By Jesus’ saying “give to the one who begs from you” He is not saying empty your pockets and give them everything you’ve have but at least you can offer them some kind of help. That is our calling as Christians to encounter those are in need in our culture as doing it for Jesus like when He said, “I was hungry and you gave me … [Read more...]

Top 6 Bible Verses About Saving Money


Here are six great bible verses that encourage us to save money.Proverbs 10:4-5 “A slack hand causes poverty, but the hand of the diligent makes rich. He who gathers in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps in harvest is a son who brings shame.” A “slack hand” is a hand that is hesitant to work and it causes poverty to be sure. The diligent hand makes rich, at least in supplying all their needs. When summer is here, it’s time to make hay but if you slumber at harvest time, it’s going to … [Read more...]

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...]