Creative Accounting
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Creative Accounting

Luke 16:1-9  (ID: 2649)

In Luke, Jesus told a masterful story of a shrewd manager who cut deals with those indebted to his master in order to secure connections after his imminent dismissal. Commending the manager for his initiative, Jesus observed that people of the light are often less astute in managing assets. How nimble and sharp should Christians be at handling their money? Alistair Begg encourages believers to strategically invest in the advancement of God’s kingdom for eternal rewards, rejecting a fixation with earthly financial security.

The Parable of the Dishonest Manager

1He also said to the disciples, “There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was wasting his possessions.

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.