Sermon June 2, 2013 Scriptural Values that Guide Our Use of Money
2 of 2 - Pastor
Making is Necessary .... Saving is Wise... Giving is Better...
Proverbs 6:6 Go to the ant, o sluggard;
consider her ways, and be wise.
I. Don’t ___________ because of ___________
2 Th. 3:10 For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not
work, neither should he eat.
II. Healthy Self Worth Won’t Come from the ___________
1 Pet. 3:3 Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive
jewelry, or beautiful clothes. 4 You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that
comes from within, the unfading beauty of a
gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious to God.
The real measure of our wealth is how much we’d be worth if we lost all our money. J.H. Jowett.
Ill. Love ___________ Not Money
Matt. 6:24 “No one can serve two masters, …You cannot serve God and money.
1 Tim. 6:10 For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evils.
IV. Don’t Underestimate the Effects of___________, ___________ Activity, and___________
Matt 6:20 But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not
destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
V. Be ___________ with ___________
Tim. 6:6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.
VI. Treat Little with ___________
Matt. 25:21 “The master was full of praise. ‘Well done, my good and faithful servant. You have
been faithful in handling this small amount, so now I will give you many more responsibilities.
Let’s celebrate together!’
VII. Slavery is Hard to Bear - Pay Your ___________
Rom. 13:8 Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for
he who loves his fellowman has fulfilled the
Days Will Come
41:49 Joseph stored up huge quantities of grain,
IX. Don’t Neglect
Your Own ___________
1 Tim. 5:8 If anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for his immediate
family, he has denied the faith and is worse
than an unbeliever.
X. Use Your Work to ___________ and not to ___________
Eph. 4:28 Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labor, working with his hands
the thing which is good, that he may have to give to him that needeth.