Tag Archives: Wealth

Fear Not—It’s GOOD News, Remember?!

It seems that so often when we share the message of working for God/Love rather than working for Money, people inevitably regard it as some sort of bad news. “It won’t work”, they say, “and besides, even if it did, … Continue reading

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Mark Twain’s “War Prayer”

Was Mark Twain right when he said “none but the dead are permitted to tell the truth”? I guess that depends on the truth being spoken and to whom. We usually give a pass to new truths presented via mathematical and … Continue reading

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History’s (Purposefully?) Hidden Heretic: Leo Tolstoy

We were a little surprised when we realized just how long this video/audiobook has been available but how few “views” its received, so we decided to share it in hopes that the ideas contained within Leo Tolstoy’s book, ” The … Continue reading

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America: The Rich Young Ruler

(See Luke 18:18-25; Matthew 19:16-24; Mark 10:17-25 for the Gospel accounts of the Rich Young Ruler). I decided to take a walk through a typical suburban neighborhood this evening, and looking at all the big houses with lights on inside … Continue reading

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Why is wealth “unrighteous?”

“I tell you, use worldly wealth to gain friends for yourselves, so that when it is gone, you will be welcomed into eternal dwellings.” (Luke 16:9).  “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and … Continue reading

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