Shocking News From the Bible – Money Answers Everything!

Ecclesiastes 10:19 (New King James Version)

A feast is made for laughter,
And wine makes merry;
But money answers everything.

Many Christians and Non-Christians may be surprised to know that this passage is even in the Bible… but it is.

On the surface, it may sound “materialistic”, “worldly”, or “carnal”.

But notice that the scripture doesn’t say that money is the “right” or “complete” or “final” answer for everything. It simply and correctly says, “money answers everything”.

And isn’t it true that money answers everything?

In general, so many of the problems that we have in life can either be solved or made less stressful for us, by us either having more money, or better money management.

Let’s take a look for a second, and see if this isn’t true. Let’s look at a few areas that many of us are, or have been, confronted with in our daily lives:

Natural Disasters

When natural disasters occur, such as the horrible earthquake in Haiti, let me first say that we don’t know why God allows such terrible things to happen.

What we do know is that, even in the midst of miracles such as the amazing survival stories, that money is always needed to try to lessen the pain for survivors, get aid to them, and ultimately rebuild these communities, cities, states, and nations.

In this situation money is not the complete answer, but it definitely provides a much needed answer.

Marriages and Relationships

It’s no secret that many married and unmarried couples argue about, and often separate, breakup, or divorce over disputes about money. Usually this is the lack of money, or overspending by one or more parties.

A lack of money puts stress and strain on the entire family, as there are always mouths to feed, clothes to purchase, and other obligations such as health insurance, mortgage payments, and college tuition. The list of family expenses seems endless when there is not enough money to go around.

More money and/or better money management can usually provide a much needed answer or solution in these situations.

Church Work

It is a known fact that churches cannot operate without money. We know it’s a known fact, because the church leaders will often be quick to tell you that when it’s time to collect the offering;-)

It is often very ironic that the same church leaders who may spend a portion of, or an entire sermon telling you how UN-important money is in your life… will then turn right around and try to convince you how important it IS that you give as much money as you possibly can afford (or not) to the church.

It’s such a contradiction if we would really listen to what we are saying sometimes.

Yes, money is needed to finance the work of God in the world, so money is an “answer” in this area as well.

Conclusion

If we take a moment to think about it, we can see that the amount of money we have at our disposal affects each and every area of our lives. This the message we should take away from the passage “money answers everything”.

Yes, money does answer everything, whether it is providing aid for a natural disaster, feeding our families, paying for higher education, or financing the spread of the good news of Jesus Christ to all the world.

The sooner we embrace this financial truth, this “bible secret”, and stop fighting against it, then the sooner we will be able to adapt a mindset and lifestyle of financial abundance.

The Importance of Keeping Up With Finance News

The modern world has numerous intricacies to it compounded by the realities of globalization and rapid technological advancements. What this means is that no one can decide to remain ignorant of their environment and all that is going on around the world as this directly or in directly affects our lives. Many people have always regarded financial issues as a preserve of the financial gurus and those who specialize in finance issues. Acquiring the knowledge of financial matters, at least the general matters, is essential for everyone.

Finance news keep you abreast with developments in various critical sectors of the either the national or international economy. For instance if you may want to keep abreast with opportunities that exist for you in domains like forex trader then you need to know what is happening in line with developments of the volatile stock market and money markets. On another front you may want to know where there are affordable foreclosure properties that you can makes the most of to get yourself that dream real estate property as your residence or for investment.

Many people are getting hands on with financial matters because it does not really take an expert to get into financial trade circle and the make the most of what the industry can offer. What happens in the finance world affects your life directly it does not matter if it happens on a national scale or international locale. The fact is that the global economy in intertwined such that financial matters in the Australia economy for instance may affect the whole of the global financial landscape, which has an impact on the state of the economies, inflation, interest rate, etc. These are kinds of issues that get to affect you directly.

Keeping abreast with financial developments has been quiet a critically important aspect in the recent global economic meltdown. The global financial sector has been riddled with negative developments which cost some people huge profits from various business ventures. Keeping up with finance news helped people to stay on the look out and alert on the next move to do for instance in terms of example selling property, buying a property, getting a bank loan etc. the principle of keeping pace with financial developments is very important especially for entrepreneur who want to keep a close eye on the financial developments every second in order to position themselves for expediency and survival