Should Pastors ever talk about money? Only if you want to make disciples. What we worship shows in how we spend our time, our energy, and our money. So one of the roles of church leaders is to help people see the proper place of money in our lives and the potential reward in eternity when we invest our resources into eternal things.
The Bible says in 1 Timothy 6:18-19, “Tell people to use their money to do good. They should be rich in good works and should give happily to those in need, always being ready to share whatever God has given them. By doing this they’ll be storing up real treasure for themselves in heaven. It is the only safe investment for eternity and they will be living a fruitful Christian life down here as well.”
Notice three things:
- Money should be used, not loved. We should love people and use money and never use people and love money.
- Money can be invested to store up treasures for eternity.
- You invest in eternity by using your money for God’s purposes for your life.
Since God has five purposes for your life, He also…Continue Reading