The World Says… The Word Says…

The WORLD says… Fix your attention on food, clothing, and life’s other needs.
The WORD says… Fix your attention on God who supplies life’s needs (Matthew 6).

The WORLD says… Be sure you grab all you believe should be coming to you.
The WORD says… Life doesn’t consist in what you possess (Luke 12:15).

The WORLD says… Spend and accumulate goods.
The WORD says… Give, and you will develop character (Philippians 4:17).

The WORLD says… I’ll be satisfied when I have more.
The WORD says… He who loves money will not be satisfied with money (Ecclesiastes 5:10).

The WORLD says… A rich man’s wealth is his security.
The WORD says… He who takes refuge in God has security (Isaiah 57:10).

The WORLD says… Wealth and possessions are mine to enjoy because I earned them.
The WORD says… God gives wealth, possessions, and power to enjoy them (Ecclesiastes 5:19).

The WORLD says… I am rich because I have gained wealth for myself.
The WORD says… Riches and honor and all things come from God (1 Chronicles 29).

The WORLD says… You deserve the best.
The WORD says… The Lord of Hosts deserves the best (Malachi 1).

The WORLD says… Take your share first.
The WORD says… The first share belongs to God (Malachi 3).

The WORLD says… You can have a richer life with credit cards.
The WORD says… You will have a richer life through great generosity (2 Corinthians 9:11).

The WORLD says… Lend to those who can repay you.
The WORD says… Open your hand wide, for God will bless you (Deuteronomy 15).

The WORLD says… Give so you can obtain favor from men.
The WORD says… Give because you have received favor with God (2 Corinthians 8:9).

The WORLD says… Seek your own gratification.
The WORD says… Offer to God your gratitude (Psalm 50).

The WORLD says… Give and you will receive greater honor.
The WORD says… Give and you will glorify God by your obedience (2 Corinthians 9:13).

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Pastor George Belobaba

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