Often the very people we treasure the most will be the people who hurt us the most. This truth is why the rate of broken families in America is a sad commentary on our Christian nation.
Because much wealth has been given to just a few people, much is required of them. Moreover, where rich believers are concerned, God not only has given them riches but also He has provided many opportunities for these believers to do good works—opportunities that other believers will never have.
The majority of today’s believers who are searching specifically for comfort, warmth, rest, peace, nourishment, and fellowship have attempted to get what they want either from the CHURCH or the world by trying a variety of unsuccessful schemes. In short, these believers have ended up substituting all kinds of earthly “stuff” for God’s supernatural “stuff,” only to learn that their “inner” hunger has not been satisfied!