1 Thessalonians and Financial Integrity A WORD FROM THE LORD “You know we never used flattery, nor did we put on a mask to cover up greed—God is our witness.“ 1 Thessalonians 2:5 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT You didn’t follow the call in order to get rich. Celebrate the faithful and generous stewards who provide for your needs, and whom you love to serve! WE’RE PRAYING FOR YOU “Dear Father, grant me a contented heart, and deliver me from words that might ever suggest a longing for lavish material blessing. Amen.” RENEWAL MOMENT Take a deep breath. Exhale Slowly. “Lord, have mercy.” Thanksgiving for God’s protection from a greedy heart! MARKER OF WELLBEING: Financial As I grow in God’s grace of Financial FAITHFULNESS, I am finding joy in GENEROSITY, sharing with others as I have been blessed.