Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Bible Verses Relating to Stewardship of God's Given Resources

Bible Verses Regarding Money

1. Psalm 112:5

Good will come to him who is generous and lends freely, who conducts his affairs with justice.

2. Psalm 37:21

The wicked borrows and does not pay back, but the righteous is gracious and gives.

3. Proverbs 11:15

He who puts up security for another will surely suffer, but whoever refuses to strike
hands in pledge is safe.

4. Proverbs 24:27

Finish your outdoor work and get your fields ready; after that, build your house.

5. Psalm 15:5

…who lends his money without usury and does not accept a bribe against the innocent.
He who does these things will never be shaken.
6. Proverbs 22:9
He who is generous will be blessed, for he gives some of his food to the poor.
7. Deuteronomy 14: 22, 23
Be sure to set aside a tenth of all that your fields produce each year…so that you may learn to revere the LORD your God always.
8. Proverbs 17:18
He who is a guarantor for a stranger will surely suffer for it, but he who hates being a guarantor is secure.

9. Deuteronomy 15:10
Give generously to him and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the LORD your God will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to.

10. Psalm 1: 1-3

1 Blessed is the man
who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked
or stand in the way of sinners
or sit in the seat of mockers.
2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD,
and on his law he meditates day and night.
3 He is like a tree planted by streams of water,
which yields its fruit in season
and whose leaf does not wither.
Whatever he does prospers.

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