Rich Lost, Poor Lost

The late Prentice Meador, one of my mentors, used to say the church was least equipped to minister to the rich and the poor. By this, I believe he meant churches don’t really know what to do with either group.  His statement certainly matches my experience. Church programs, ministries, staff, are built for the middle-class. […]

Biblical Economics – Does Jesus Hate the Rich?

It seems to me there is an increasing level of confusion on what Jesus thought about economics. This matters a lot because the claims being made on many sides of the current debate cut under the core message of the Gospel itself. In times like these, when everyone is rushing to say what Jesus thinks […]