Biblical Worldview post #14 – Wealth, Hard Work and Contentment

Biblical wisdom on wealth, hard work, love of money and contentment

Passage Reference Passage Text
Proverbs 13:11 (NLT) Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears; wealth from hard work grows over time.
Proverbs 21:5 (NLT) Good planning and hard work lead to prosperity, but hasty shortcuts lead to poverty.
Ecclesiastes 5:10 (NLT) Those who love money will never have enough. How absurd to think that wealth brings true happiness!
Ecclesiastes 6:9 (NLT) Enjoy what you have rather than desiring what you don’t have. Just dreaming about nice things is meaningless; it is like chasing the wind.
Proverbs 11:4 (NLT) Riches won’t help on the day of judgment, but right living is a safeguard against death.

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