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Wealth is neither the reward nor the measure of a church for saving sinners. Love is. And so leaders especially, including but not only the wealthy among them, are to invest themselves, their time, their energy, and their financial and physical resources in engaging the works of mercy by which the fruit of the Spirit becomes most fully known, exercised, and improved within and through us.    

    References:

  • Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15
  • Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16 (UMH 810)
  • 1 Timothy 6:6-19
  • Luke 16:19-31

    References:

  • Lamentations 1:1-6
  • Psalm 137 (UMH 852)
  • 2 Timothy 1:1-14
  • Luke 17:5-10

    References:

  • Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7
  • Psalm 66:1-12 (UMH 790)
  • 2 Timothy 2:8-15
  • Luke 17:11-19

    References:

  • Jeremiah 31:27-34
  • Psalm 119:97-104
  • or Psalm 19 (UMH 750)
  • 2 Timothy 3:14-4:5
  • (more...)

    References:

  • Joel 2:23-32
  • Psalm 65 (UMH 789)
  • 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18
  • Luke 18:9-14

    References:

  • Habakkuk 1:1-4, 2:1-4
  • Psalm 119:137-144 (UMH 840)
  • 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12
  • Luke 19:1-10