35 Bible Verses about Money Management
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And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by how you use worldly wealth, so that when it runs out you will be welcomed into the eternal homes.
(Now Abram was very wealthy in livestock, silver, and gold.)
So he contacted his master's debtors one by one. He asked the first, 'How much do you owe my master?'
Jehoash said to the priests, "I place at your disposal all the consecrated silver that has been brought to the Lord's temple, including the silver collected from the census tax, the silver received from those who have made vows, and all the silver that people have voluntarily contributed to the Lord's temple.
"The one who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and the one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.
And if you haven't been trustworthy with someone else's property, who will give you your own?
So the twelve called the whole group of the disciples together and said, "It is not right for us to neglect the word of God to wait on tables.
Then the manager said to himself, 'What should I do, since my master is taking my position away from me? I'm not strong enough to dig, and I'm too ashamed to beg.
They did not audit the treasurers who disbursed the funds to the foremen, for they were honest.
But the rich person's pride should be in his humiliation, because he will pass away like a wildflower in the meadow.
She considers a field and buys it; from her own income she plants a vineyard.
If then you haven't been trustworthy in handling worldly wealth, who will entrust you with the true riches?
Be careful not to say, "My own ability and skill have gotten me this wealth."
One should think about us this way -- as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
Pay careful attention to the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds,
Plans are established by counsel, so make war with guidance.
His master answered, 'Well done, good and faithful slave! You have been faithful with a few things. I will put you in charge of many things. Enter into the joy of your master.'
She went and told the prophet. He said, "Go, sell the olive oil. Repay your creditor, and then you and your sons can live off the rest of the profit."
Deacons must be husbands of one wife and good managers of their children and their own households.
Jesus also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who was informed of accusations that his manager was wasting his assets.
We did this as a precaution so that no one should blame us in regard to this generous gift we are administering.
Just as each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of the varied grace of God.
He must manage his own household well and keep his children in control without losing his dignity.
She makes linen garments and sells them, and supplies the merchants with sashes.
The master commended the dishonest manager because he acted shrewdly. For the people of this world are more shrewd in dealing with their contemporaries than the people of light.
But if anyone is deficient in wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without reprimand, and it will be given to him.
Charm is deceitful and beauty is fleeting, but a woman who fears the Lord will be praised.
And God has placed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, gifts of healing, helps, gifts of leadership, different kinds of tongues.
For that person must not suppose that he will receive anything from the Lord,
And let endurance have its perfect effect, so that you will be perfect and complete, not deficient in anything.
Now the believer of humble means should take pride in his high position.
Then one of the twelve, the one named Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests
I know what to do so that when I am put out of management, people will welcome me into their homes.'
The Lord replied, "Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom the master puts in charge of his household servants, to give them their allowance of food at the proper time?
Now in those days, when the disciples were growing in number, a complaint arose on the part of the Greek-speaking Jews against the native Hebraic Jews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily distribution of food.
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