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Life is too short and too important to live with the constant stress, anxiety, and worry that come from not honoring God with your finances. We will spend a lot more time in eternity than we will in this life.

Consider Jesus’s words in Matthew 6:19-21:

“Don’t store up treasures here on earth, where moths eat them and rust destroys them, and where thieves break in and steal. Store your treasures in heaven, where moths and rust cannot destroy, and thieves do not break in and steal. Wherever your treasure is, there the desires of your heart will also be.”

I encourage you to memorize these verses and decide to live by them.

And at the end of your life, your relationship with money will be summed up by one of two words, either generosity or greed. You have the opportunity, and now the tool, to embrace a life of generosity–a life free from stress and anxiety, a life in which your needs are met, and, ultimately, a life that honors God.


And at the end of your life, your relationship with money will be summed up by one of two words, either generosity or greed.
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The decision is yours. The ladder is right in front of you. Are you ready to climb?

“I am praying that you will put into action the generosity that comes from your faith as you understand and experience all the good things we have in Christ.” – Philemon 1:6


We will spend a lot more time in eternity than we will in this life.
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–Nelson Searcy and Jennifer Dykes Henson

The above excerpt is from pgs. 106-107 of The Generosity Ladder: Your Next Step to Financial Peace.

Help your people find financial peace with my best-selling book, The Generosity Ladder. Imagine a life in which you don’t struggle to make ends meet each month–a life with no debt, a healthy savings account, and solid plans for retirement. Imagine being able to help people in need and give to causes much bigger than your own concerns. This is how God wants everyone to live. And it is attainable. With the help of this practical and insightful book, your people will uncover their true level of financial health and discover a step-by-step plan to save, spend, and invest money in a responsible, godly way. Click here for more information on ordering in bulk for your church.

Your partner in ministry,

Nelson

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