No Man Can Serve Two Masters
No Man Can Serve Two Masters
Women are attracted to men with money.
In our society, money equals power.
A wise man would consider if her attraction is based on wisdom or greed.
Greed is one of the seven deadly sins.
It seeks all it can devour and when there is nothing left to consume, it seeks to devour itself.
A wise woman is more indepth.
Knowing money to be only the residue of a good man, so greed is often not her goal.
She seeks things more essential to the development of a complete relationship.
Most men are fully aware women prefer men who are financially secure and many strive to reach that level of financial stability.
Some men compromise their character for the purpose of attracting the opposite sex.
The risk involved in the chase for dollars can destroy even the most innocent men.
While his intentions may be innocent, he can quickly lose focus on the priority of keeping the Creator first and fall into idolatry.
No man can serve two masters, he will hate the one, and love the other; or hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and MONEY.
Men may fall into the trapping of pursuing money to attract a woman or seek the direction of the Divine.
A clear choice must be made between the two.
The choice of one diminishes the value of the other.
The value of one must decrease, else he will find himself in constant conflict, dividing his loyalty.
This is the choice he must make.
Small men chose money as their God, but great men find money to be only a byproduct of true success.
It is clear, we need both God and Money.
Money is an essential element of our existence.
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Men cannot do the necessary things in life without money.
Certainly you will discover God is our number one priority.
The earth is the Lord's and the fullness thereof and they that dwell therein.
Our service should be to Him.
Let's look at the nature of money.
Money is constantly moving, changing from one hand to the next, which is it's function.
Its function is steady movement.
One minute you can have it and next minute, it's gone.
Money is currency.
The root word of currency is the word current.
Current mean to circulate or flow.
Money must continue to flow throughout our society or else it loses its functionality.
Would you serve such an elusive commodity?
The operative word here is serve.
Money should serve you and you should serve God.
It comes down to priority.
If your ultimate goal is to become rich, what is your approach in accomplishing it?
Will you commit unscrupulous acts to reach the pinnacle of success?
Will you rob, steal or cheat?
When money is your main priority, you will.
When God is your priority. The bible declares that "the blessing of the Lord maketh rich and adds no sorrow".
In choosing your way, understand the unlimited resource you possess.
It is the most incredible, magnificent and well functioning gift you have ever received.
It is more proficient than the most powerful PC and more powerful than any Multi-million Dollar Mainframe.
It has unlimited potential and can solve infinite calculations instantly.
This full functioning mechanism is your mind. It is the gift of your Creator.
Equipped with this miracle from the Master, how then can you choose to serve such petty purposes?
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