I tell you, make for yourselves friends by means of unrighteous mammon, so that when you fail, they may receive you into the eternal tents.
Abram was very rich in livestock, in silver, and in gold.
Calling each one of his lord's debtors to him, he said to the first, 'How much do you owe to my lord?'
2 Kings 12:4
Jehoash said to the priests, "All the money of the holy things that is brought into the house of Yahweh, in current money, the money of the persons for whom each man is rated, and all the money that it comes into any man's heart to bring into the house of Yahweh,
He who is faithful in a very little is faithful also in much. He who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.
If you have not been faithful in that which is another's, who will give you that which is your own?
The twelve summoned the multitude of the disciples and said, "It is not appropriate for us to forsake the word of God and serve tables.
"The manager said within himself, 'What will I do, seeing that my lord is taking away the management position from me? I don't have strength to dig. I am ashamed to beg.
2 Kings 12:15
Moreover they didn't demand an accounting from the men into whose hand they delivered the money to give to those who did the work; for they dealt faithfully.
and the rich, in that he is made humble, because like the flower in the grass, he will pass away.
She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands, she plants a vineyard.
If therefore you have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches?
and [lest] you say in your heart, "My power and the might of my hand has gotten me this wealth."
1 Corinthians 4:1
So let a man think of us as Christ's servants, and stewards of God's mysteries.
Know well the state of your flocks, and pay attention to your herds:
Plans are established by advice; by wise guidance you wage war!
"His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things, I will set you over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'
2 Kings 4:7
Then she came and told the man of God. He said, "Go, sell the oil, and pay your debt; and you and your sons live on the rest."
1 Timothy 3:12
Let servants be husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their own houses well.
He also said to his disciples, "There was a certain rich man who had a manager. An accusation was made to him that this man was wasting his possessions.
2 Corinthians 8:20
We are avoiding this, that any man should blame us concerning this abundance which is administered by us.
1 Peter 4:10
As each has received a gift, employ it in serving one another, as good managers of the grace of God in its various forms.
1 Timothy 3:4
one who rules his own house well, having children in subjection with all reverence;
She makes linen garments and sells them, and delivers sashes to the merchant.
"His lord commended the dishonest manager because he had done wisely, for the children of this world are, in their own generation, wiser than the children of the light.
But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach; and it will be given to him.
Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain; but a woman who fears Yahweh, she shall be praised.
1 Corinthians 12:28
God has set some in the assembly: first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracle workers, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, and various kinds of languages.
For let that man not think that he will receive anything from the Lord.
Let endurance have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
But let the brother in humble circumstances glory in his high position;
Then one of the twelve, who was called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests,
I know what I will do, so that when I am removed from management, they may receive me into their houses.'
The Lord said, "Who then is the faithful and wise steward, whom his lord will set over his household, to give them their portion of food at the right times?
Now in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplying, a complaint arose from the Hellenists against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily service.