reviewed by Rick Pidcock
As you may remember from an earlier article, our church has just begun a new small group study based on Randy Alcorn’s book Money, Possessions, and Eternity. Over the next year, I will be posting a summary article of each chapter that we go over in our study.
The title of the first chapter is, “Money: Why Is It So Important To God?” Randy indroduces the chapter with a stunning reality. He says, “If the Bible were written today and judged by what it says about money and possessions, it would never be published.” In our limited view of the gospel, we tend to view the Bible as a source of comfort, but not as a source of financial wisdom. (more…)