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Alcorn uses the Bible to approach this often touchy subject head-on, sounding a wake-up call to Christians who have adopted the world's attitude towards wealth and prosperity. Thought-provoking arguments challenge readers to change their attitudes and use their God-given resources in ways that will impact eternity. Alcorn deals straightforwardly with materialism, stewardship, and rewards in heaven.

Synopsis:

Alcorn uses the Bible to approach this often touchy subject head-on, sounding a wake-up call to Christians who have adopted the world's attitude towards wealth and prosperity. Thought-provoking arguments challenge readers to change their attitudes and use their God-given resources in ways that will impact eternity. Alcorn deals straightforwardly with materialism, stewardship, and rewards in heaven.

Synopsis:

This practical and refreshing theology of money contains topical and Scripture indexes, a study guide, and five helpful appendices.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-485) and indexes.

Table of Contents

1. Money : why is it so important to God? — 2. The weakness of asceticism — 3. The nature of materialism — 4. The dangers of materialism — 5. Materialism in the church — 6. Prosperity theology : the gospel of wealth — 7. Two treasuries, two perspectives, two masters — 8. The steward's eternal destiny — 9. The steward's eternal rewards — 10. The steward and the Master — 11. The pilgrim mentality — 12. Tithing : the training wheels of giving — 13. Giving : reciprocating God's grace — 14. Helping the poor and reaching the lost — 15. Ministry finances and fund-raising : special ethical concerns — 16. Making money, owning possessions, and choosing a lifestyle — 17. Debt : borrowing and lending — 18. Saving, retiring, and insuring — 19. Gambling, investing, and leaving money — 20. Battling materialism in the Christian family — 21. Teaching children about money and possessions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780842353601
Author:
Alcorn, Randy
Publisher:
Tyndale House Publishers
Author:
Alcorn, Randy
Location:
Wheaton, Ill.
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
Wealth
Subject:
Christian Life - Personal Finance
Subject:
Christianity - Stewardship
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - Personal Finance
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - Ethics
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - Ethics
Subject:
Christian Life - Stewardship & Giving
Subject:
Wealth -- Biblical teaching.
Subject:
Wealth -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Subject:
Religion Western-Ministry & Church Management
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Rev. and updated ed.
Series Volume:
11
Publication Date:
20030131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
8.40x5.50x1.06 in. 1.28 lbs.

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Product details 520 pages Tyndale House Publishers - English 9780842353601 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Alcorn uses the Bible to approach this often touchy subject head-on, sounding a wake-up call to Christians who have adopted the world's attitude towards wealth and prosperity. Thought-provoking arguments challenge readers to change their attitudes and use their God-given resources in ways that will impact eternity. Alcorn deals straightforwardly with materialism, stewardship, and rewards in heaven.
"Synopsis" by , This practical and refreshing theology of money contains topical and Scripture indexes, a study guide, and five helpful appendices.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-485) and indexes.
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