Monthly Archives: April 2019

Review of Mark Valeri’s “The Economic Thought of Jonathan Edwards” – John Boruff

What a great journal article this was to read! Its available on JSTOR and was featured in the academic journal Church History in March of 1991. It’s an honest summary of the theology of Jonathan Edwards on a number of … Continue reading

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On The Danger Of Increasing Riches – John Wesley

Originally from here. “If riches increase, set not thine heart upon them.” Ps. 62:10. 1. From that express declaration of our Lord, “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich … Continue reading

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On Riches – John Wesley

Originally from here. “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.” Matthew 19:24. 1. In the preceding verses we have an account … Continue reading

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The Danger of Riches – John Wesley

Originally from here. “They that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful desires, which drown men in destruction and perdition.” 1 Tim. 6:9. 1. How innumerable are the ill consequences which have … Continue reading

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The Use of Money – John Wesley

Originally from here. “I say unto you, Make unto yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when ye fail, they may receive you into the everlasting habitations.” Luke 16:9. 1. Our Lord, having finished the beautiful parable of the … Continue reading

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Directions for the Rich – Richard Baxter

Taken from Richard Baxter’s A Christian Directory, Part II: Christian Economics, XXVIII: “Directions for the Rich.” I have said so much of this already, part i. about covetousness or worldliness, and about good works, and in my book of “Self-denial,” and that … Continue reading

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Directions for the Poor – Richard Baxter

Taken from Richard Baxter’s A Christian Directory, Part II: Christian Economics, XXVII: “Directions for the Poor.” There is no condition of life so low or poor, but may be sanctified, and fruitful, and comfortable to us, if our own misunderstanding, or … Continue reading

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