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Most people want a happy family, good health, meaningful work, and enough money to live comfortably.

To have all four requires balance, and when ones main concern is money, that balance is disturbed.

1 TIMOTHY 6:10 and Matt 6:33 Note that the issue is not money itself, we all need to care for ourselves and our families, when managed properly money is a useful tool. The Bible acknowledges that money solves a lot of problems.Ecclesiastes 10:19, Holy Bible Easy-to-Read Version. Meets a response in all thingsNWT can provide you with the freedom to pursue the more important things in life, such as a close bond with family, friends, and God however, Matt 6:24 Jesus said cannot slave for two masters, God and riches developing that love or fondness enslaves, now money is master or god. Those who fall into this trap soon find money to be a cruel and deceitful master as they experience damaging consequences to their relationships with families and friends as well as their mental, emotional, and physical health. Jesus at Mark spoke of the deceptive power of riches. In other words, love of money is like pursuing a mirage riches promise happiness, but they deliver frustration and disappointment. The man who loves money can never have enough, says Ecclesiastes 5:10. the abundance of the rich will not allow him to sleep, says Ecclesiastes 5:12. the love of money even lead some to crime. (Proverbs 28:20) The old adage, Every man has his price, implies that even good people are willing to violate the rules of decency and morality when enough money is involved. Some who appear kind under normal circumstances seem to undergo a personality change when money is at stake, transforming themselves into obnoxious and hostile characters. Some, have literally sacrificed their lives to materialism., have attempted or committing suicide. On case reported, a man killed his wife, his 12-year-old son, and himself, apparently because of his financial problems. The determination to be rich can cause tension in a marriage, If you are married, no matter how long youve been together or how much money you have, your next fight is likely to be about money, reports the journal Psychology Today. It also observes that the way a couple deals with money disagreements and disappointments can predict the long-term success, or failure, of the relationship. A couple who place too much importance on money and material things clearly put their marriage at greater risk. Indeed, it has been estimated that arguments about money are dominant in 90 percent of divorce cases. Yet, even when a couple stay together, the quality of their marriage may suffer if their focus is on money ... Anxiety turn panic over debt may easily lead to irritability and quick-tempers Lies about money or purchases breed secretiveness, guilt, and mistrustall of which corrosively eat away at the marital relationship.
On the hand when material things are kept in their place, each member of the family will benefit physically and emotionally. Survey after survey shows that those who care more about people than they do about money are happier.

let us apply (1 Timothy 6:8): Having sustenance and covering, we shall be content with these things. Cultivating contentment prevents us from developing the love of money and all the problems that come along with it. The Benefits: Psalm 1:3 even though we are imperfect and make mistakes, our life as a whole can be a resounding success. the achievement of the very best way of life, one that results from the application of Gods standards and that harmonizes with his purpose for us.