“A sterling reputation is better than striking it rich; a gracious spirit is better than money in the bank.” ~King Solomon


Jesus Quotes and God Thoughts

Jesus warns us constantly and consistently about the dangers not focusing on God and focusing on wealth. It is a theme of His. I must pay attention. This is important to my growth as a disciple.

King Solomon had more money than you can shake a stick at. He also knew that there are some things more important than money and wealth.

A sterling reputation is better than striking it rich; a gracious spirit is better than money in the bank. | Proverbs 22:1 (The Message Bible)

So what is more important than getting rich?

  • Eternity and never ending life with Jesus.
  • My reputation as a disciple.
  • A gracious spirit and loving like God wants me to.
  • Loving the Master, my God, with all my heart, and with all my soul, and with all my might.
  • Seeking first the kingdom of God and the righteousness of Jesus the King.

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