It is common for Christians to fear that focusing on finances will ruin their contentment. It is tempting to believe that acknowledging a desire, especially if it is money, means you are giving into envy, lust, greed and discontentment. This blog post digs into various scriptures that address how to respond to our desires in a God honoring way.
It was an obvious choice for us to save hundreds each month, even if some months we have to pay for a $75 doctor visit. I’ve heard friends say they pay almost $1K/month for their family’s insurance and then they have to pay co-pays and reach deductibles. For us, we save several hundred a month for what we’d pay for insurance through my husband’s work.
Some people are called to give up their careers and the money and do something scary. Others are called to grow a business that supports non-profits. Some are led to provide for the family so the other half can raise influencers for Christ. Some of these things can feel more spiritual and Christian. My encouragement to you is to recognize that God has and does use ALL roles.
Are you are at a place where you believe that money is a valuable resource and you recognize the importance of expanding your income with your impact. Have you decided to pursue wealth for God's glory?
If so, these 6 principles will shine line on how to create wealth while establishing healthy boundaries that keep you in alignment with God’s Word.