The church is not based on Meditation In A Bottle a "deposit and withdrawal" system for our own selfish motives. The church is for the edification of the Body of Christ, for the evangelizing of the sinner, and the glorification of God. We should never compromise or destroy our testimony of the power of Jesus Christ in our lives (John 1:12).Greed and exploitation will rob and blind us of the blessings that God has given all of us. We should never become so focused on the unstableness of the world's riches that we forget who we are in Christ. We should keep all our hope and faith in Him.
There is no reason to trick or manipulate anyone out of anything to live a prosperous life; because as a believer, we are rich in the blessings of the Lord (Proverbs 10:22). Remember, the deeds, monies, and material things based on the world's system cannot compensate or replace salvation (Ephesians 2:8-10). We should always be thankful for the free gift of salvation offered to the world that must be accepted through Jesus Christ.
Do you ever truly keep track of all the things that go right in your life? From the side of spirit, we often find that most people only hold onto their problems; even from years past.