Posts Tagged ‘riches’

March 24th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 13: 7  (NLT)  7 Some who are poor pretend to be rich;       others who are rich pretend to be poor.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Passages like these seem to be the inspiration behind a plethora of popular movies in the modern era.  The concept that someone [...]

January 8th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 11: 4 (NLT) 4 Riches won’t help on the day of judgment,       but right living can save you from death. Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead This verse remind me of another story in the Bible about a guy who trusted in riches more than anything.  “Then He told [...]

November 25th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 10: 4-5 (NLT) 4 Lazy people are soon poor;       hard workers get rich. 5 A wise youth harvests in the summer,       but one who sleeps during harvest is a disgrace.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Getting rich is the obsession of our nation.  Getting rich quick is even [...]