The Rich are Warned
I. The worthlessness of riches.
A. Wealth is not a sin. I Timothy 6:9-10
1. The love of money is a sin.
2. More blessings bring more responsibility.
3. We should work to share. Eph 4:28
B. Three types of riches and their form of decay:
1. Corn or grain - ROT
2. Garments - MOTH-EATEN
3. Gold & Silver - RUST
These things mean nothing to the Lord -
II. The Peril of the Selfish Rich.
A. Their wealth was gained by "injustice." Jeremiah 22:13
B. Their wealth was used "selfishly." Romans 8:5-6, Proverbs 23:4
Study of James
by Chad Fatula