Uncommon Sense about Cents
Proverbs 28:27, 8:10–11, 15:27 13:11, 3:9–10
Uncommon Sense Part 2
1. Care for the poor wisely
Proverbs 28:27 (NLT)
Whoever gives to the poor will lack nothing, but those who close their eyes to poverty will be cursed.
Proverbs 21:13 (NLT)
Those who shut their ears to the cries of the poor will be ignored in their own time of need.
2. Pursue wisdom more than riches
Proverbs 8:10–11 (NLT)
10 Choose my instruction rather than silver, and knowledge rather than pure gold. 11 For wisdom is far more valuable than rubies. Nothing you desire can compare with it.
3. Expose our greed
Proverbs 15:27 (NLT)
Greed brings grief to the whole family, but those who hate bribes will live
4. Work diligently
Proverbs 13:11 (NLT)
Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears; wealth from hard work grows over time.
5. Give generously
Proverbs 3:9–10 (NLT)
Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the best part of everything you produce. 10 Then he will fill your barns with grain, and your vats will overflow with good wine.