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So far, we have considered these keys to biblical prosperity:
- Cultivate a Trust and Obey Perspective on the Bible
- Steward with Generosity
- Eliminate Greed
- Watch your Entourage
Today, we move on to keys 5 and 6.
5. Invest in People
Three amazing passages in the Bible give us a perspective on using money to invest in people.
First, there is the passage that Paul wrote to the Corinthian church. For a while, Paul had taken up the cause of the Jerusalem church. There had been a famine and some economic hardship in the Jerusalem church, so Paul was making appeals to the churches he started to give aid to him so he could send it to the church in Jerusalem. Writing to the Corinthians about this offering, he says: