Exodus 34:14 14 You must worship no other gods, for the Lord , whose very name is Jealous, is a God who is jealous about his relationship with you. A strong feeling of possessiveness, often caused by the possibility that something which belongs, or ought to belong, to one is about to be taken away. The…
Scott Thielen • Sermon • • 74 views
“Health in Humility and Grief in Greed” Raising the Cross in a Crumbling Culture West Side Baptist Church v November 14, 2004 Pastor Scott Thielen Text: 2 Kings 5:1-27 Idea: God is looking for people who are longing for an extreme makeover of the heart Introduction Hook—Fables with morals When you were…
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A self-centred concern for oneself, without due regard to the needs of others. Scripture treats selfishness as an aspect of sin and urges believers to care for others as well as themselves.
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Coveting is forbidden by God and can lead to terrible consequences. It occasionally refers to a commendable earnest desiring.
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“The love of money is a root of all kinds of evils. It is through this craving that some have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many pangs.”  We’ve all heard the saying, “Money is the root of all evil.” However, there is a major error in this admittedly common quote. The Apostle…
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Text: Matthew 6:19–34 (ESV) — 19 “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal, 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure…
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A reluctance to part with money, often associated with the hoarding of money or possessions. While Scripture censures the squandering of resources, it also regards the hoarding of money or possessions as potentially idolatrous.
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Introduction This section begins with a summary that focuses on the early church’s practice of sharing material goods. We have already seen within this book how generous our brethren were. In , we were told of how devoted they were to their new faith in Christ and to one another as they met every day…
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Scripture But a man named Ananias, with the consent of his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property; with his wife’s knowledge, he kept back some of the proceeds, and brought only a part and laid it at the apostles’ feet. “Ananias,” Peter asked, “why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit…