Saturday, July 04, 2009

God Is Your Provider, Not People

One of the things the Lord has been strongly teaching me these days is that He is my provider, not people. Not a company or group. Not a system. People nowadays are tempted to fear this "money beast" at a time of economic recession. In fact, countless are the numbers of those who would trade their honor or faithfulness at the altar of the material god. When I view a person or anything else as my provider, I'm giving that person or thing Lordship over my life. That's idolatry and faithlessness. It then becomes a source of brokenness and woundedness in the different aspects of our life. For resources on financial healing and stewardship, go to