Tips to help you avoid making God the second option:
The most significant thing you can do to make this year and every year incredibly successful for you, this church and anything you come in contact with is surrender your whole heart to God. - Jeremiah 29:13
Investing in your contentment will prevent you from growing complacent or stagnant. 1 Timothy 6:6
Despite almost overwhelming evidence to the contrary most people still believe that money brings happiness. Rich people craving greater riches can be caught in an endless cycle which only ends in ruin and destruction. How can you keep away from the love of money?
Paul gives us some principles
-Realize that one day riches will all be gone
-Be content with what you have
-Monitor what you are willing to do to get more money and things
-Love people more than money and things
-Love people more than money
-Love Gods work more than money
-Freely share what you have with others
"If you have not chosen the Kingdom of God first, it will in the end make no difference what you have chosen instead." William Law
"The secret of a happy life is giving God the first part of your day, the first priority to every decision, and the first place in your heart."