Finance

Finding Financial Victory

John Alley begins this message about finding victory in our finances by reading Deuteronomy 28, which speaks about the blessings that God has in store for those who seek Him and walk with Him. John then goes on to expound from Scripture the 5 facts that may seem strange to human reasoning, but are laid down in Scripture and proven by the experience of believers everywhere. The way we use our money changes our hearts; hoarding produces poverty; giving to others brings increase; there are some rich people in the world who are fools, and contentment is true wealth. These…

The Pillars of Wealth 1 – The ‘So That’ Principle

The Pillars of Wealth 1 – The ‘So That’ Principle
Today John Alley begins his exciting new series, The Pillars of Wealth. John begins by laying a scriptural foundation for our understanding of the matter of financial dealings in the kingdom of God. It is good to prosper, says John, and God will not prosper us if it is at the expense of our soul. God encourages us to work hard, to believe and to give and to live humble and holy lives. John then explores a well-known passage from 2 Cor 9:11 which is the basis of the “so that” principle. This thought provoking message is rich with meaning…

The Pillars of Wealth 4 – The Beginning of Wisdom

The Pillars of Wealth 4 – The Beginning of Wisdom
David Alley delivers this week’s message which centres on wisdom. Beginning with the well known passage in Proverbs 9;1-11, David goes on to say that wisdom helps us to get our hearts and minds in the right place, so that God is able to trust us with His resources. According to Proverbs 9 the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. David describes the fear of the Lord as being mindful at all times of what God wants. Using Scripture references for each point, David draws his message to a close by outlining the steps to obtaining wisdom:…

The Pillars of Wealth 5 – True Wisdom

The Pillars of Wealth 5 – True Wisdom
John Alley delivers today’s message about true wealth and how to attain to it. True wealth, says John, is never money, property, investments or business. John explores the Scriptures on this subject and makes some insightful observations. These include: If we get a taste of true riches, earthly wealth will not have the same appeal, and the greatest of all callings is not to make money or to be a businessman. It is to handle the word of life. Once tasted, says John, nothing else satisfies. John brings many scriptures relative to the word of life, and concludes that 90%…

The Pillars of Wealth 6 – 5 Pillars The Overview

The Pillars of Wealth 6 – 5 Pillars The Overview
Following several testimonies from the previous week’s Apostolic Summit, John Alley sets out to give a summary or overview of the messages recently brought on “The Pillars of Wealth”. First listing the 5 pillars covered in these messages, John then expands each one to enlarge and enrich the understanding of the listener. These pillars include understanding God’s way; Godliness with contentment is great gain; being true to our first love as shown by the things we seek and spend time on; the “so that” principle and the nature of true wealth. Using Scripture as a foundation for his teaching, John…