Category: wealth

Money is not Wealth that Lasts

August 21, 2014 | 7 comments

There is a common assumption that if people had more money, their financial problems would be solved. But evidence proves to the contrary. I was intrigued by an article in CNNMoney by Steve Hargreaves on June 25, 2014, “Squandering the

Claim What You Have

May 19, 2014 | 10 comments

Too many people focus on what they don’t have. “I don’t have enough money! I don’t have enough friends. My apartment is too small. My job is boring. My health is languishing. I’m overweight.” And the litany of complaints goes

No limits on your demonstrations

September 4, 2013 | 6 comments

One time, a man voiced personal disappointment because he felt like he wasn’t demonstrating Christian Science very well. He complained that his income was low, that he should be living in a bigger house, and should be further up the

Do you realize your need?

April 1, 2013 | 3 comments

I was struck by the below translation from the New Living Translation Bible of the first beatitude: “God blesses those who are poor and realize their need for him, for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs.” Matthew 5:3, NLT The