Posts tagged Poverty
Justice, Generosity, and Jesus

Christians must be very careful not to confuse the Marxist-style “social justice” that is being advocated by some people today with the justice and generosity that God’s word calls believers to practice in daily life. True Christians are cloaked with the righteousness of Christ and their joy in their salvation pours out, even from deep poverty, into a wealth of generosity for others.

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“Give Me neither Poverty nor Plenty”: 7 Things the Book of Proverbs Teaches Us about Money

My grandma lived her girlhood through the Great Depression. Her family had no car or cart, and they traveled by foot or bus. Her mother had to sell her beloved piano to buy food: “We ate the piano,” Grandma would sometimes say. For many of us today, life is far different. Here are seven things the book of Proverbs teaches us about poverty and wealth, riches and want.

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