Ron Johnson Discipleship Podcast

E160 True Wealth: How did Stewardship become Spirituality?

Why are some nations so poor and others so rich? Do cultural beliefs and values condemn whole cultures to poverty? Does inner wealth produce material wealth? What type of worldview is necessary to inspire engineers and entrepreneurs to create labor saving devices to serve the poor and needy? What is the Protestant work ethic and how did it lead to unparalleled prosperity in the West? Today we explain how the ideas found in the Scriptures created the intellectual capital necessary for wealth creation and innovation. There are reasons why some nations thrive and others, with the same natural resources and talented people, seem to be forever mired in poverty and corruption.

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