Posts Tagged ‘wealth’

March 26th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 13: 8 (NLT)  8 The rich can pay a ransom for their lives,       but the poor won’t even get threatened.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead One of my favorite movies is Ransom.  In this film, Mel Gibson plays the part of an extremely rich man who’s son [...]

December 17th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 10: 22 (NLT & Amplified)  (New Living Translation)  22 The blessing of the Lord makes a person rich,       and he adds no sorrow with it. (Amplified Version) 22The blessing of the Lord–it makes [truly] rich, and He adds no sorrow with it [neither does toiling increase it].   Stop Here and [...]

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 [...]