Financial Wisdom from King Solomon

In November and December 2011, Jason Hardin preached a series of sermons entitled, “What God Says About Your Money.” Part 5 of this series explores the financial insight of King Solomon. How did this exceedingly wealthy and wise man describe money and the things it can accommodate?

  • Wealth is a blessing (Prov 10:22).
  • Some things are more important than wealth:
    • Wisdom (Prov 16:16).
    • Righteousness (Prov 16:8).
    • Peace (Prov 15:16-17).
  • There is danger in looking for “quick riches” (Prov 28:20).
  • Work hard (Prov 10:4-5).
  • Debt is a form of slavery (Prov 22:7).
  • Be generous (Prov 19:17).
  • O be careful, little heart, whom you trust (Prov 18:10-11).

“Each of us will give an account of himself to God” (Rom 14:12), including the way we handled his money. It pays to listen to the wisdom inspired by the Owner of it all.

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About Jason Hardin

Jason lives in central Ohio with his wife Shelly and their three daughters. He works with the Laurel Canyon church of Christ. Jason has written three books and a variety of workbooks. He's a fan of photography, baseball, mountains, wildlife, and coffee. You can contact him here.

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