季榮和 牧師 – 財富自由的實踐家|20210627

季榮和 牧師 – 財富自由的實踐家|20210627

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Today is a special occasion 今天很特别的场合 Brothers and sisters, peace be with you 弟兄姊妹 平安 We are all online 我们都在在线 I am in Kaohsiung 各位我现在人在高雄 Where I am now is 我现在所在的地方就是 Is in the fellowship hall of Kaohsiung Banner Church 高雄旌旗的副堂 In the past, I had to go to Taichung to preach Sunday sermons 一直以来我要主日的讯息 In the past, I had to go to Taichung to preach Sunday sermons 主日讯息的这个服事 In the past, I had to go to Taichung to preach Sunday sermons 我都要到台中去 To stand in front of the podium in Taichung 在台中的讲台上来传讲 But today for the first time 但今天这是第一次 I am preaching in the church in Kaohsiung 我在高雄的会堂里来传讲 We use this way to worship God 然后一样我们用这个方式来敬拜神 Our Sunday services have been very special during this period 我们这一段时间的主日很特别 We worship God in different ways on different occasions 我们在不同的场合 We worship God in different ways on different occasions 我们用不同的方式来敬拜神 I am actually very excited 但是我心里其实很兴奋 This is something very special 我觉得很特别的一件事情 Maybe you are at home now 也许你现在在家里 Maybe you are not even in Taiwan 也许你甚至不在台湾 You may not even be in the same time zone as me 你甚至跟我不在同一个时区当中 We worship God in this way 我们用这个方式来敬拜神 Because of the pandemic 因为疫情的关系 There have been many adjustments to the Sunday services 我们的主日流程有很多的调整 From announcements to worship and intercession 包括从司会 从敬拜 从代祷 We have adjusted them in different ways 我们调整的方式很不一样
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To make them more suitable for online worship 但更贴切在线敬拜的方法 I have a lot of feelings about this and will take some time to talk about it 我心里很有感触让我花一点点时间 I have a lot of feelings about this and will take some time to talk about it 来谈一下这件事情 Due to this pandemic 就是我们疫情的因为病毒的逼迫 We have started to use different ways to worship God 让我们开始 We have started to use different ways to worship God 转换不同的方式来敬拜神 This reminds me, 2000 years ago 让我想起两千年前 Jesus said this to His disciples 耶稣曾经跟门徒说这句话 Jesus said this to His disciples 告诉他们说 "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you" 圣灵必降临在你们身上 "And you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea" 你们要在耶路撒冷 犹太全地 "And Samaria and to the ends of the earth" 撒玛利亚直到地极 作主的见证 At that time, the disciples were suffering political persecution 那个时候门徒们遇见政治方面的 Religious persecution 宗教方面的逼迫 They couldn't continue their way of worship 于是他们没办法继续 The way that they considered normal 在耶路撒冷城里面 Or the way that they were accustomed to 持续他们认为正常的 In Jerusalem 或是持续他们一直习以为常的 In Jerusalem 敬拜模式 They started to plant churches everywhere 他们开始在四处建立教会 The Church of Antioch was established 安提阿教会开始被建立了 The Church of Philippi was established 腓立比教会被建立了 The Church of Thessalonica was established 帖撒罗尼迦教会被建立了 The churches of Corinth and Ephesus 哥林多教会 以弗所
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Churches were established in many places 于是许多各处的教会被建立起来 The Gospel of God, the glory of Jesus Christ was exalted everywhere 神的福音 耶稣基督的荣耀 The Gospel of God, the glory of Jesus Christ was exalted everywhere 开始在各地被高举起来 Because of political and religious persecution 因为政治的逼迫和宗教的逼迫 This moment now 此时此刻的现在 Because of the epidemic and the persecution of the novel coronavirus 因为疫情因为病毒的逼迫 We have started to transform the pattern of worship that we are used to 让我们也开始转换了很多 We have started to transform the pattern of worship that we are used to 我们原本习以为常的敬拜的模式 So I think we are retesting 所以我觉得我们正在重新起验 This very special Scripture 这句很特别的话 You will be My witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea 在耶路撒冷 犹太全地 And Samaria and to the ends of the earth 撒玛利亚直到地极 作主的见证 Because the Holy Spirit has come upon us 因为圣灵在我们身上 Brothers and sisters 弟兄姊妹们 Maybe we worship God in different ways and places 可能我们在不同的方式 Maybe we worship God in different ways and places 我们用不同的方式 Maybe we worship God in different ways and places 我们在不同的地点敬拜神 But you need to know 但是请知道 We must worship God in Spirit and in truth 我们用一样的心灵和诚实 We must worship God in Spirit and in truth 在敬拜我们的神 This is what Jesus has asked us to do 这是耶稣要求我们的 This is what Jesus has asked us to do 耶稣要我们这么做的 We are now experiencing what the disciples of Jesus 我们现在正在体会一件 We are now experiencing what the disciples of Jesus 当初耶稣的门徒们 Peter, John, Paul 彼得 约翰 保罗
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Ways of worship they couldn't even imagine 这些人完全无法想象的敬拜的模式 A totally unimaginable model for Sunday service 完全无法想象的聚会的模式 We are reexperiencing 我们在重新体会了 What Jesus said 耶稣说的那句话说 "For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them" 凡有两三个人奉我的名聚集 "For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them" 我就必与你们同在 Brothers and sisters, how wonderful this is! 弟兄姊妹 多么奇妙 I really want to tell you this 我很想跟你说这句话 I don't know if you know such a person 我不晓得你身边有没有这样的人 Let us use this habit 让我们用这样的习惯 Can I ask you to say this to the person next to you? 我能不能请你发出你的声音来 Can I ask you to say this to the person next to you? 跟你旁边的人 Say this out loud, "It's really amazing" 或是发出声音说 真是太奇妙了 "Thank you, Lord" 感谢主 Ok Let's go back to the message for today 回到我们今天要谈的讯息里面来 Our topic today is 我们今天的主题叫 Practitioners of Financial Freedom 财富自由的实践家 The theme of wealth is a very important one in the Bible 财富这个主题是圣经当中 The theme of wealth is a very important one in the Bible 非常重要的一个主题 In fact, there are more than 2000 verses about wealth in the Bible 事实上圣经当中有两千多卷的经文 In fact, there are more than 2000 verses about wealth in the Bible 在谈到财富 Since this is a very important topic in our lives 因为这真是我们生命当中 Since this is a very important topic in our lives 很重要的一个主题 If people make mistakes in this area 人们在这件事情上如果有错误 Their life is filled with snares 人生通常就落在很多的网罗当中 But another theme is freedom 但是另外一个主题叫自由
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Let's talk about financial freedom first 我们先来谈财务自由 The theme of freedom 自由这个主题 This is a very important teaching of Jesus 这是耶稣对我们教导 This is a very important teaching of Jesus 很重要一件事物 The topic that Pastor Samuel has set 那今天的 修哥订出来的那个题目 It's very interesting, it is about financial freedom 很有意思叫财富自由 What is financial freedom? 什么叫财富自由呢 Many people think that 许多人会这么认为 Financial freedom means having access to unlimited wealth 财富自由就是拥有花不完的金钱 They so wish for financial freedom 所以我多么希望我有财富自由 Which refers to 指的就是 How much they hope to have endless money to spend 我多么希望我有花不完的钱 Is this what is meant by financial freedom? 财富自由指的是这件事吗 I think as we begin today 我想今天一开始 I want to talk about this question 我想跟各位探讨一下这件事 I want to talk about this question 这个问题 Money and wealth are topics of great concern to us 财富这个主题是我们很关切的 Let's start to talk about this from the perspective of freedom 我们先从自由这件事情来看 So that we might have a better understanding of what financial freedom is 我们可能更了解 So that we might have a better understanding of what financial freedom is 到底财富自由是怎么回事 So, today I chose this Scripture from the Gospel of John, chapter eight 所以我今天挑了 So, today I chose this Scripture from the Gospel of John, chapter eight 约翰福音第8章的这个经文 As today's main Scripture 今天的主题经文 In chapter eight of the Gospel of John, Jesus talks about 耶稣在约翰福音第8章的时候 Before that, in verse 12 of chapter eight He says something very special 在前面8章12节的地方 Before that, in verse 12 of chapter eight He says something very special 祂谈了一个这样的特别的话 Jesus says, "I am the light of the world" 耶稣说我是世界的光 "Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness" 跟从我的就不在黑暗里走 "I am the light of the world" 我是世界的光
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Jesus illuminates many truths 耶稣来显明来照亮许多的真理 Jesus tells us what is the real truth 耶稣来告诉我们事实的真相是如何 This is an extremely great blessing that Jesus gave to us when He came into this world 这是耶稣到这个世上来 This is an extremely great blessing that Jesus gave to us when He came into this world 给我们一个极大的祝福 Especially here 特别在这个地方 In the latter half of chapter eight of the Gospel of John 约翰福音的第8章后半段的地方 Jesus talked about a very important topic 耶稣谈到一个很重要的主题叫 That is, freedom 自由 What is freedom? 什么叫自由 Let's read this Scripture 我们细细来读一下这个经文 I want to lead everyone in reading this Scripture 我想带着大家读一下 Chapter eight, verses 31 to 34 8章31节到34节这个经文 Let's read them 我们逐节来读 Let's first read what is on the screen 我们先读画面上 What we see here. Please 看到的这个话来 请 The premise of freedom is truth 自由的前题是真理 True things enable us to have truth 真实的事情让我们真理 Truth is an unchanging principle 真理指的是不变的道理 Something that is real and unchanging 不变的真实的事物 Something that enables us to truly have freedom 那个事情才让我们真正得到自由 When the Jews talked about freedom 犹太人在讨论自由这件事情的时候 They had a question 他有一个疑问
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Let's continue reading 我们继续往下面读 To be clear about what they wanted to express 我们更清楚他们要表达的事情 Let's read this together. Please 来我们一起读 来 They originally thought that 原来他们认为自由 At that time, there was a slave system 其实当时有奴隶的制度 What is a slave? 奴隶指的是 A person who belongs to a master 这个人现在属于哪一个主人 A slave is someone without physical freedom 就是奴隶自己他没有身体上的自由 So, here, freedom is an identity, a state of being 所以自由更在这个地方谈到的 So, here, freedom is an identity, a state of being 是一种身分 一种状态 A person who becomes a slave is not truly free 属于哪一个人就变成奴隶 A person who becomes a slave is not truly free 你就没有真实的自由 So this is the meaning of freedom as it is discussed here 所以这个地方谈到的自由 So this is the meaning of freedom as it is discussed here 指的是这件事 It's not that we can do anything we want 并不是我任意可以做什么事情 It means 但是它指的是 Our current physical state 目前身上的一种状态 Jesus continued his answer 耶稣继续这样回答 What Jesus said is very special 耶稣说的话很特别 Let's read this together 祂说 我们一起读 There is an important relationship between being slaves to sin and restrictions on our freedom 所以自由的限制跟罪的奴仆 There is an important relationship between being slaves to sin and restrictions on our freedom 有重要的关系 What is sin? 什么是罪
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The Bible describes sin as an arrow that does not hit its target 圣经当中谈到的罪 The Bible describes sin as an arrow that does not hit its target 是没有射中靶心的箭 That is to say 也就是说 It is a deviation from the target and intended direction 它是一种没有命中目标的偏差 It is a deviation from the target and intended direction 跟原本设计的方向 A situation that produces mistakes 产生误谬的一个情形 Money especially makes it easy for us to make these kinds of mistakes 金钱特别是容易让我们 Money especially makes it easy for us to make these kinds of mistakes 犯这样错误的事 So I have organized what we have just talked about 所以我整理一下 So I have organized what we have just talked about 我们刚才所谈到的事物 Regarding freedom and truth 自由跟真理有关 About what is financial freedom 财务的自由是怎么一回事 I have organized these thoughts 我们整理一下 Truth does not change 真理是不改变的事实真相 Truth is fact 真理是事实的真正的本相 Then what is freedom? 那么自由呢 Freedom is a state of not being bound by mistakes 自由是不受误谬挟制的状态 Freedom is not about doing what you want 自由不是随心所欲 Freedom is not about doing what you want 想做什么就做什么 Freedom is the state of not being forced to do someone's bidding 自由是一种不被挟制的状态 A kind of situation 一种情况 One's state 一种本身的状态 So I define financial freedom as 所以我定义的财务自由 I want to say 我想说 Understanding the truth about money 认识财务的真理 Enjoying a life free from incorrect concepts related to money 享受不受错误财务观念捆绑的人生 This is financial freedom 这叫财务的自由 Everyone should have this kind of freedom 每一个人都应该有这样的自由
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Everyone should possess financial freedom 每一个人都应该拥有财富的自由 And a clear understanding of the truths regarding money 也就是对财务的真理有清楚的认识 Brothers and sisters, guests and friends 弟兄姊妹 来宾朋友们 Money is an area where we can easily fail 钱财是一个 Money is an area where we can easily fail 让我们很容易失足的地方 There is an old Chinese saying 中国有一句古话说 "Humans die in pursuit of wealth, birds die in pursuit of food" 人为财死 鸟为食亡 Indeed, we sometimes spend much of our lives pursuing money 我们的确有时候会为我们 Indeed, we sometimes spend much of our lives pursuing money 为钱财耗去生命 Jesus gave this example 耶稣举过这样一样的例子 "What does it profit a man to gain the world and forfeit his life?" 如果你赚得了全世界却失去了生命 "What does it profit a man to gain the world and forfeit his life?" 对你有什么好处呢 Today I want to talk about this in more depth 所以今天我们要在这件事情上 Today I want to talk about this in more depth 一起做一点探讨 How does money make people lose freedom? 钱财是如何使人失去自由的 How does money make people lose freedom? 钱财如何使人失去自由 The first heading I went to give you is greed 第一个标题我想给你的是 The first heading I went to give you is greed 贪财 Love of money 贪恋钱财 Perhaps a feeling of pride or the enjoyment of material things comes with a love of money 或是贪恋钱财所能得着的荣耀 Perhaps a feeling of pride or the enjoyment of material things comes with a love of money 或是物质上面的享受等等 These kinds of things I define as greed 这一类事情我把它定义成贪财 Greed is one of the easiest ways in which we lose our freedom 贪财是最容易 Greed is one of the easiest ways in which we lose our freedom 让我们失去自由的一点 A few months ago, I saw a news report 几个月以前我看到有一篇新闻报导 It caused me a lot of distress 我觉得很痛心
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There was a boy 有一位年轻的孩子 There was a boy 一个小男孩 He was 17 or 18 years old 他事实上 十七八岁 At that time, the iPhone 5 had just gone on sale 那时候iphon 5正刚刚开始出 At that time, the iPhone 5 had just gone on sale 就是发售的时候 He really wanted that cellphone 他很希望有一个这样的手机 He wanted to show off that cellphone 他希望在别人面前 He wanted to show off that cellphone 拿一个这样的手机 He thought how glorious that would be 这是多么荣耀的事情 So, he did something very foolish 所以他竟然做了一件很愚蠢的事 He had one of his kidneys removed 他割掉自己的肾脏 He sold it on the black market 他到了一个黑市 He sold it on the black market 就是器官交易的地方 I'm not clear about all the details 我不大清楚实际的情形 But he sold a kidney to buy that cellphone 但他卖掉一颗肾脏去买了一个手机 Later he experienced tragedy 事后当然非常的悲惨 His remaining kidney was not working properly 事后他另外一个肾脏也有问题 The iPhone 5 is already obsolete 所以iphon 5 The iPhone 5 is already obsolete 已经是一个非常过时的产品 He is very upset now. He feels a lot of regret 他现在非常的懊恼 非常的后悔 Sometimes the things we do because of the love of money 有时候我们常常会为了 Sometimes the things we do because of the love of money 这些贪恋钱财的事 Pierce ourselves with many pangs 做出许多把自己刺透的愁苦出来 The Bible describes this so well 圣经讲得多么真实 Let's read this Scripture from First Timothy 我们来读一下提摩太前书 Paul said this to Timothy 保罗在告诫提摩太的时候这样说 "For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evils" 贪财其实是万恶之根 Let's read this Scripture. Please 我们读一下这个经文 请
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"Pierced themselves with many pangs" 用许多愁苦把自己刺透了 Brothers and sisters, guests and friends 各位弟兄姊妹 各位来宾朋友们 Especially in this era 特别我们在这个世代 There is a phenomenon 很特别的一个现象 That is, showing off 就是炫富 Before, it was not so easy to show off 以前炫富比较不是那么容易 There is an old saying有一句古话这么说 "It is pity to walk around at night in resplendent clothes" 锦衣夜行是一种遗憾 Xiang Yu felt that 这原本是项羽觉得 It was a pity not to show off one's wealth in front of others 荣华富贵如果不显在众人面前 It was a pity not to show off one's wealth in front of others 这真的是一种很遗憾的事情 So walking around in elegant clothes at night 所以锦衣夜行 If you wear beautiful clothes while walking at night, people cannot see them 你穿着很漂亮的衣服很美丽的衣服 If you wear beautiful clothes while walking at night, people cannot see them 就晚上别人看不到你出去行走 This is a little bit of a pity 这是有点遗憾 In other words 就换一句话说 If I am wearing something glamorous 如果我身上有光鲜亮丽的东西 I hope that more people can see it 我希望能更多人可以看到 This kind of concept 就是这个观念 With live broadcasts everywhere 放在现在直播满天下的这种地方 This has created hype 许多人就开始炒作的这种 And a tendency to show off 炫富的作为 The watch I am wearing is so valuable and rare 我戴着多名贵的表
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I am wearing such high end accessories 我戴着多高极的配件 I am driving such a luxury car 我开着多好的车子 I want to remind you that this can interfere with our thoughts 我想提醒你这在搅扰影响我们的心 And lead us toward greed 在引导我们去贪财 The love of money and wealth can bring much pain 贪恋钱财它有很多愁苦 In preparing for this 在这件事情的预备 How do people lose their freedom? 人怎么样会失去自由 How do people lose their financial freedom? 在财物富上失去自由 Misconceptions about wealth 财务的谬误在这些事情上 Our mistake is pursuing 我们错误的去追求 Wealth or the false glory that wealth brings 钱财或是钱财所能够为我们换得的 Wealth or the false glory that wealth brings 我们认为那些虚浮的荣耀 This is something that we need to remind one another about 这是我们仅仅需要彼此提醒的 We need to see this 我们需要看见的事 Money can easily mislead us 钱财很容易误导我们 If we live for money 为金钱而活 Money can easily mislead us if we live for money 钱财容易误导我们为金钱而生 So, in the Book of James 所以在雅各书里面 James reminds everyone 雅各用这样的方式来提醒大家 Especially in the end days 特别在末世的时候 We know some people 我们有时候 我确实认识有些人 They only know one thing 他的生命当中只知道一件事 Making more money 积攒钱财 The Bible talks about the tragedy of this 圣经谈到这样惨状
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Let's read from the Book of James, chapter five, verse three 我们来读一下雅各书5章3节 How do such people lose their financial freedom? 他们这些人是如何失去 How do such people lose their financial freedom? 财务上面的自由的 Let's read it. Please 来 我们读 Brothers and sisters, allow me to remind you 弟兄姊妹们 请容许我提醒你 Let's remind each other about this 我们彼此有一个这样的提醒 Remind our friends and family members 提醒我们身边的这些亲朋好友们 There are many benefits of having money 钱财有很多的好处 Please note I am taking about misconceptions about money 但是请注意错误的钱财的观念 The wrong perspective of money 对钱财错误的看法 It's easy for us to fall 很容易让我们失足失去 And lose the freedom we are supposed to have 我们应该拥有的自由的状态 The second point I want to give you is that 第二个标题我想给你的是 Depending on money 倚靠钱财 That is, your sense of security 也就是你的安全感 Is based on how much money you have 只建立在财务的拥有上面 This makes our life lose much of its color 这样的方式让我们生命 This makes our life lose much of its color 失去了很多很重要的色彩 And lose many important things we should pursue 失去了很多很重要追求的事物 For money 金钱这件事情 It's so easy to make it the priority in our lives 对我们来说太容易 It's so easy to make it the priority in our lives 我们把它放在生命的首位 So, depending on money 所以倚靠钱财
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I want to bring this up 这一个点我提出来 Primarily, I want to remind everyone 主要要提醒大家 A very important priority in our lives 生命当中一个很重要的次序 What is your priority? 你摆在最上面的次序到底是什么 In the Bible, there was a young official 圣经里面有耶稣跟一个少年官 A very wealthy young official 一个很富有的少年官 Actually, this young official was outstanding 事实上这少年官很优秀 And he was wealthy 他也很有钱 He visited Jesus 这是少年官他来拜访耶稣 Simply speaking, Jesus challenged him 简单说耶稣挑战他这件事情 "Go and sell all your property and follow Me" 你去变卖你所有的财产来跟随我 The young official thought about it 那个少年官想一想 "I have so much money" 我有那么多的钱财 And he shook his head and went away 他就摇摇头走了 So, Jesus sighed and said 所以耶稣感叹说了一句话 祂说 "How difficult is it for the wealthy to enter the Kingdom" 有钱的人要进天国多么困难 The disciples were shocked 门徒其实吓一跳 Why is it difficult for the wealthy to enter the Kingdom? 为什么有钱的人进天国很困难呢 Jesus clearly explained this 耶稣后来清楚的说明 The next verse, that is 下一节 也就是 From the Gospel of Mark, chapter 10, verse 24 马可福音的第10章第24节里面 Jesus clearly said 耶稣清楚的说 Why is it difficult for the wealthy 为什么有钱的人 To enter the Kingdom? 要进入天国是困难的 It is their dependence on money 重点在倚赖钱财 For those who depend on money 那些倚靠钱财的人要进天国 Actually, it is difficult to enter the Kingdom 其实是困难的 This is a very important attitude about life that Jesus talked about 这是耶稣谈到生命当中 This is a very important attitude about life that Jesus talked about 很重要的态度 Let's read this Scripture, shall we? 好不好 我们再读一下这个经文 The Gospel of Mark, chapter 10, verse 24 在马可福音的10章24节
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Let's read it. Please 一起读 请 Please don't misunderstand this 所以请不要误会 Jesus didn't mean that it's difficult for the wealthy to enter the Kingdom 耶稣不是说有钱的人要进天国很难 What Jesus meant was that 耶稣指的是 How difficult it is for those who depend on money to enter the Kingdom 倚靠钱财的人要进天国 How difficult it is for those who depend on money to enter the Kingdom 其实是何等的难 I have to clarify this 这个地方我要澄清一点误解 Please don't misunderstand this 请你不要误会 It's not that Jesus doesn't want us to have money 耶稣不要我们拥有钱财 Jesus doesn't want money to be our priority 耶稣要我们把钱财 它的等次 That's it, it's about priority 就是它的次序 To place it in the correct place in our lives 放在我们生命正确的地方 The most important thing in our lives 人一生中最重要的事物 Is to let God stand in the correct place 要让神站在对的位子上 Then, you will be in the right place 你就会在对的位子上 So, what Jesus said 所以耶稣说的事情 It's about giving priority to the most important things 其实是我们怎么样把生命当中 It's about giving priority to the most important things 最重要的事摆在最前面 I like to quote this Scripture 我喜欢用这个经文 The Scripture often reminds us 这个经文常常在提醒我 Please note that it's not that Jesus wants us to despise money 请你注意 耶稣不是要我们不要钱 Please note that it's not that Jesus wants us to despise money 就是厌恶金钱 But Jesus wants us to be sure of one thing 耶稣要我们确定弄清楚一件事 Who is your Lord? 谁才是你的主
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Is it you who owns money? 到底是你拥有金钱 Or does money own you? 还是金钱拥有你 Are you the master of your money? 你是金钱的主人 Or is money your master? 还是金钱是你的主人 Let's read this Scripture 我们来读一下这个经文 From the Gospel of Luke, chapter 16, verse 13 路加福音的16章13节 It's a very famous and important Scripture 非常有名 非常重要的一个经文 Let's read it, please 我们一起读 来 "Money" refers to the god of fortune 玛门指的就是财神的意思 You cannot serve two masters 你不能有两个主 There is always a ranking 你总是会有轻有高的 So, I want to especially remind everyone 所以我特别 So, I want to especially remind everyone 我想提醒大家 Of this 我在这里 Don't misunderstand this 不要把它太偏颇的这种方式 Many Christians think that 很多基督徒会认为 Having money, owning money or going after money 有钱或是拥抱金钱去追求金钱 This is what God hates 是耶稣厌恶的事情 No, this is not the meaning 不 完全不是这么回事 The Lord wants us to have correct priorities 神要我们把对的位置 The Lord wants us to have correct priorities 放在对的事物上 God doesn't oppose us having money 神不反对我们拥有金钱 Abraham was rich 亚伯拉罕很有钱 Jacob was very wealthy 雅各很有钱 Those who have shared messages over the past two weeks David Chen 我们前两周的讲员鸿儒哥 And Steve Chuang 还有怀德哥
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Actually, they have abundant wealth 其实他们在财富当中很丰盛 But I want to remind everyone 但是我提醒大家 There is one thing I really admire about David 我很佩服鸿儒有一个事情 He is the owner of a large company 他是一个很有规模公司的老板 He is the owner 他是一个主责的人 In fact, he could come to the office late 事实上他可以晚晚的再进公司去 But for the past 10 years, David has had a habit 但是鸿儒几十年来他有个习惯 Every morning at 7:30 每天早上七点半 He starts his quiet time and time of prayer in his office 他会在他的公司开始灵修读经祷告 And he leads those staff members who are willing to do the same 带着愿意一起的同事们 And he leads those staff members who are willing to do the same 一起做这件事情 You can see that Steve is busy 怀德哥你看他非常忙碌 He lives in Taichung, but his company is in Taipei 他住在台中 但是他的公司在台北 He commutes by high speed rail 他每一天是高铁人生来来去去 Every gathering, every Sunday service 每一个聚会 每一个主日崇拜 Leader's night 每一次我们的领袖之夜等等 Steve is almost never absent from these gatherings 这样的聚会 Steve is almost never absent from these gatherings 怀德几乎从来没有请假 The point is priority 重点在次序 What is your priority? 你把什么次序摆在什么位置上 This is where we can easily lose our freedom 这是我们容易失去自由的地方 So, brothers and sisters 所以弟兄姊妹们 Never put money in the position Jesus should be in 永远不要把钱财 Never put money in the position Jesus should be in 放到耶稣的位置上
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Never do this 永远不要做这件事情 And you won't lose your freedom 你就不会失去自由 Then, we will have true freedom in our wealth 我们的财富拥有真正的自由 The third point I am giving you is 第三个我要给你的标题 Squandering money 是任意的挥霍 This is a challenge for many of us 这点对我们许多人是个挑战 What does it mean to squander? 什么叫任意的挥霍 Spending money that you don't have 挥霍那些不属于你的钱财 Or spending money that you shouldn't 或是挥霍那些不应该花掉的钱财 We need to save 人需要积蓄 We need to plan for the future 需要为未来做这样的打算 But if this becomes something that controls you 但是如果这件事情成为一个辖制 That is, many people cannot control their desires 就是有许多人 That is, many people cannot control their desires 没有办法控制自己的私欲 Squandering money 任意的挥霍 In the Bible 在圣经里面 There is an example 有一个这样很典型的例子 In the Gospel of Luke, Jesus told a story 路加福音里面耶稣讲了一个故事 About two sons 就是 大儿子跟小儿子的故事 They asked for their inheritance from their father 那这两个小儿子早早跟爸爸要了他 And they each received their share 应得的钱财 就是要分家的钱财 Their father gave it to them 爸爸也确实给他了 And when the younger son received his money 结果这小儿子拿了这笔钱之后 What did he do? 他做了什么事 The Bible says this 圣经里面这样描述 Let's read from the Gospel of Luke 我们来读一下路加福音的 Chapter 15, verses 13 to 14 十五章13节到14节 Let's read this Scripture. Please 我们一起来读一下这个经文 好不好 Let's read it out loud. Please 我们大声来读 请
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The ending is bad 这有一个结局 一个注定的结局 He became poor 穷苦起来了 I know many young people 我认识很多年轻人 I should say, I know many people 应该说我认识很多人 Who squander their money 任意放荡 浪费资财 And in the end, they are in debt 到最后就负债累累 This is a reminder for everyone 有一点我要提醒大家的 This generation 我们所处的这个世代 For this generation it is easy to borrow money 是最容易借钱的世代 It's easy for us to borrow money 你很容易就借钱 If you have a credit card 如果你有信用卡 It's easy for you to spend money that doesn't belong to you 你就很容易花不属于你的钱 It's easy for this generation to take out a loan 这个世代很容易贷款 The bank is happy to lend you money 银行很乐意把钱可以借给你 So, I think that 所以我觉得 It is a challenge for us 这对我们来讲是一个挑战 So, I really admire how some brothers and sisters 所以我很推崇有些弟兄姊妹们 Use their credit card 他的信用卡的使用方式 They don't treat it as a charge card 不把它当成签帐卡 That is, they pay what is owed in full 也就是每一次的信用卡 That is, they pay what is owed in full 他全额把它缴完 They spend within their means 在拥有的范围之内去消费 I think this is smart 我觉得这是一个很明智的抉择 To keep you from falling into a financial trap 引导你不要走到财务的陷阱当中 Don't get into debt 不要走到这种负债里面来 Not getting into debt 但是 不进入负债其实是一个
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Is a very important challenge for modern people 对现代的人来讲 Is a very important challenge for modern people 是一个很重要的挑战 I want to spend some time 我想花一点篇幅 一点时间 To discuss this 我们来讨论这件事 What can you do if you have lost your financial freedom? 如果你已经没有财务的自由怎么办 What can you do if you are already in debt? 如果你已经走到负债当中怎么办 Let me give you some reminders 让我做几个这样的提醒 If you're not in debt, thank the Lord 如果你还没有负债 感谢主 Please stay that way 请你保持这个状态 Because you have to know that 因为请你知道这件事情 It is easier to get into debt than out of it 要进入到负债当中 It is easier to get into debt than out of it 总会比从负债当中走出来 It is easier to get into debt than out of it 很容易多了 That is, it's easy to get into debt 就是你要进入负债很容易 Actually, if you want to get in debt now 你要负债其实对现在来说 It's easy 一个人要负债很容易 But getting out of debt 但是你要从负债当中走出来 Is a great challenge you have to face 就真的是一件需要你很大的 Is a great challenge you have to face 面临很大的挑战 I have to be very careful here 这里我要很慎重的 I have to be very careful talking to you about this 我也很谨慎来跟各位谈这样的事情 Actually, to get free from debt 事实上从负债中得自由 If you're already in debt 如果一不小心你已经在负债当中了 What can you do? 怎么办 我可以怎么办 Let me remind you of a very important principle 让我提醒你一个非常重要的铁则 The first way to solve a problem 解决问题的第一个方式 Is to face the problem 一定是面对问题
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I see many financial traps 我看到很多财务陷阱 In which debt increases 财务的债务越滚越大 The main reason is due to avoidance 最主要的原因就是因为他掩面不看 They try not to see it 我掩面 They know they are in debt 我知道我的财务正在负债当中 But they pretend it's not there 可是我掩面不看我的负债 So, oftentimes, when I do this kind of counseling 所以常常我在做这样的协谈的时候 I ask those brothers or sisters who are in debt 我问这些负债的弟兄或是姊妹 How much do you owe now? 你现在到底欠多少钱 Many people can't tell me 许多人说不出来 Because they don't dare to or want to face it 因为他不敢面对 因为他不想面对 Let me remind you 请让我提醒你 Facing it courageously is the only way to solve it 勇敢的去面对是解决的方法 This is the most important prerequisite 最重要的首先条件 So, to be free from debt 所以从负债中得自由 First, you need to face your debt 首先你需要面对你的负债 To face it means 面对的意思指的是 "I admit that this debt exists" 我承认这个负债存在 "I have decided to pay down this debt" 我也决定开始还钱减轻这个负债 Let me explain it from here 我应该从这个部分来说 What you need to do when facing debt is 面对负债你需要做的事情是 Stop piling on more debt 我不再继续负债 This is what you must do 这是你勉励一定要做到的事情 You do your best to help yourself 尽量帮助自己做到这件事情 Then you need a plan to pay off your debt 然后你要开始有偿债的计划
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A debt repayment plan 还债的计划 Which means you need discipline 也就是你需要有纪律 Once you have discipline 一旦你有纪律 You have a true start to facing your debt 面对负债就总会有一个真实的开始 I want to encourage you, brothers and sisters 我想鼓励弟兄姊妹们 If this is you 正是你 If you are in debt 如果正在负债当中的弟兄姊妹们 In fact I have met quite a few brothers and sisters who are deep in debt 我事实上见识认识过好几位 In fact I have met quite a few brothers and sisters who are deep in debt 弟兄或是姊妹们他们在很深的 They hit bottom, but crawled their way out with strength 负债的谷底 他们坚强的爬出来了 Such people share a common trait 我看到爬起来的人 Such people share a common trait 都有一个很重要的特质 I will tell you this secret today 今天我把这个秘密告诉你 Anybody can easily get into debt 任何一个人 Anybody can easily get into debt 都可以轻易的进到负债的状况当中 But only people with true character can get out of debt 但是只有拥有真正品格的人 But only people with true character can get out of debt 才能从债务中走出来 People who are in debt, please pay attention to this 我请每一位如果你正在负债当中 People who are in debt, please pay attention to this 请你认清这句话 Only people with true character can get out of debt 只有拥有真正品格的人 Only people with true character can get out of debt 他才能从债务中走出来 For this reason 正是因为如此 Because you need this character 因为你需要这样的品格 You need Jesus 你更需要耶稣 You need to commit yourself to Jesus 你需要委身在耶稣里 Then you can commit to repaying your debt more easily 你就容易委身在你的负债当中
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And you can face debt with the right attitude 你就能够真正拥有应该拥有的态度 And you can face debt with the right attitude 开始面对你的债务 And be truly transformed 开始真实的去翻转起来 So if you are having trouble in this area 所以如果你有这方面的困扰 It is truly a difficult situation 这的确是一个很不容易的状态 People who have lost their financial freedom or are tightly bound by debt 失去财务的自由 People who have lost their financial freedom or are tightly bound by debt 或是被负债紧紧的捆绑这样的人 If you are among them 如果你在这个当中 I will pray for you 那我为你祷告 I encourage you to find a brother or sister you trust 我也鼓励你找到一个你信任的弟兄 I encourage you to find a brother or sister you trust 找到妳信任的姊妹 Let him or her help you to face your debt 好好的让他带领你 Let him or her help you to face your debt 帮助你去面对你的债务 Start to have true character to face this debt 开始真正的拥有真实的品格 Start to have true character to face this debt 去面对这样的债务 I believe one day 我相信有一天 You will walk out from this debt 你会从这个债务当中走出来 One day your financial freedom will return 有一天你会恢复财富的自由的 So, let me summarize 所以 让我总结 We talked about how money can make people lose freedom 刚才我们所谈到的我们会失去自由 Then what should be our attitudes toward financial freedom? 那如何拥有财富自由的态度 Then what should be our attitudes toward financial freedom? 拥有财富自由的态度有哪一些 If you have financial freedom 如果你现在正在拥有财富的自由 If you are not in debt 你现在还在没有负债的瓶颈 Please pay attention to what I'm going to say 我请你特别注意
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Please pay attention to what I'm going to say 我现在要提醒你的话 There are very important attitudes toward financial freedom 拥有财富自由有很重要的态度 First 拥有财富自由第一个 Believing in the Word of God, believing that God exists 你要信神的话 你要相信有神 Believing in what God says 相信上帝说的话 Believing in what Jesus says 相信耶稣说的话 You will no longer be snared by wealth 那么你的生命当中 You will no longer be snared by wealth 财富的陷阱捆绑就会离你而去 So a very important thing is 所以很重要的一件事情 Believing in the Word of God 你要信神的话 The main Scripture we just read 刚才我们读的主题经文里面 Lastly it says 最后面它这样说 The Gospel of John chapter eight, verse 36 约翰福音的八章的36节 Jesus says something special 耶稣说了一个很特别的话 Jesus says this, let's read it, shall we? Please 耶稣说 我们一起读好吗 来 Jesus is no ordinary person 耶稣不是普通人 Jesus is not ordinary 耶稣不是一般的人 Jesus has the power to give us true freedom 耶稣有能力把真正的自由给我们 The freedom of life 生命的自由 Financial freedom 财富的自由 Jesus can lead us out from these 耶稣能带领我们走出这一部分 So please understand these important words 所以请你看见这个很重要的话语 The promise that God gave us 神给我们这样应许 Believing the Word of God has a very important principle 相信神的话 Believing the Word of God has a very important principle 有一个很重要的法则
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The Book of Isaiah says 在以赛亚书里面谈到 The power of God's Word 上帝说的话它的力量 He used this image to describe this 祂用一个图像来显明这样的事情 Let's read this Scripture 我能不能带你读一下这个话 Ok? Let's read this. Please 好不好 我们来读一下 来 请 God's Word will not return to Him empty 神的话绝不徒然返回的 Brothers and sisters 弟兄姊妹们 In order for us to have financial freedom 我们要拥有自由的财富 A very important thing is 重要的一件事情 We must believe in the Word of God 我们要相信神的话 Second 第二件事情 The second heading I want to give you is 我要给你的第二个标题 You need to be a good steward 你要懂得做一个好的管家 This is the attitude that Jesus wants us to have toward finance 这是耶稣要求我们对金钱的态度 To have financial freedom 要有一个财富自由的 A very important attitude is 很重要的一件事情的态度 You must know all money 你要知道这所有的金钱 We have the identity of a steward 我们拥有一个身分叫
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We have the identity of a steward 管家的身分 God entrusts us with resources or material wealth 神把这些资源 God entrusts us with resources or material wealth 神把这样的物质给我们 So that we can use and enjoy them 让我们可以在这些物质 So that we can use and enjoy them 跟在这些资源当中 So that we can use and enjoy them 可以尽情的去享用 去利用 You are a steward 你是一个管家 You must put them to good use 你要使用这样一个事物 I like Paul. What he went through 我很喜欢保罗 保罗的经历 Paul, in the Book of Philippians 保罗在腓立比书 He was actually in prison 事实上这是他被关在监狱里面 Paul talked about this 保罗谈到这个事情 In fact some people say that 事实上有人这么说 Paul was a tent maker 保罗他是织帐篷的人 Tent makers were relatively well off at that time 那时候织帐篷是一个 Tent makers were relatively well off at that time 经济上相对比较富裕的人 Paul was probably well off 保罗可能是一个 Paul was probably well off 钱财上很富裕的人 But because of Paul's ministry to preach the Gospel 但是当然保罗因为传教 But because of Paul's ministry to preach the Gospel 福音的事工的关系 His expenses were large 所以他的花费也很大 Paul had a very important thing 保罗有一个很重要的事物 He knew how to face plenty 就是他知道很有钱的时候 He knew how to face plenty 他该怎么过活 He also knew how to live when poor 他也知道在很穷困的时候 He also knew how to live when poor 该怎么过活 Brothers and sisters 弟兄姊妹们 I think we can learn a very important principle from Paul 我觉得这是我们从保罗身上 I think we can learn a very important principle from Paul 学到一个很重要的法则
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A crucial understanding 重要的看见 If all money belongs to God 所有的金钱如果都是神的 You must look at the money you have from the perspective of a steward 你用管家的身分 You must look at the money you have from the perspective of a steward 来看待自己现在拥有的金钱 In your life, you will have ups and downs 你的生命当中 你的一生当中 In your life, you will have ups and downs 总有高山有低谷的 How did Paul face these? 保罗怎么面对这些事 Let's read from the Book of Philippians 我们来读一下腓立比书的 Chapter 14 verses 12 to 13 十四章12节到13节 How did Paul describe financial ups and downs? 保罗怎么描述自己在 How did Paul describe financial ups and downs? 金钱的高山在低谷当中 How did he face them? 他是如何面对的 Let's read this, shall we? Please 我们一起读一下好吗 来 "I can do all things" 凡事都能做 Or let's say, under all circumstances 或是我们可以说 在什么状况下 I am more than a victor 我都得胜有余 Under all circumstances 在什么状况下 I can have peace 我都很安然 处之安然 When I'm rich, I can live a rich person's life 很有钱我可以过很有钱的日子 When I'm poor, I can live a poor person's life 很穷苦我也可以过很穷苦的日子 I know how to live out these days 我知道该怎么样过这些日子 For I have the unshakable Kingdom in my heart 因为我心里有一个不被震动的国 For I know my true identity 因为我心里知道我的身分是什么
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Brothers and sisters 我的身分是什么 弟兄姊妹们 If you are in a valley 如果你现在正在低谷当中 Especially during these turbulent times brought about by the pandemic 特别我们到现在正在疫情搅扰里面 Very often 我们有很多时候 There are many things that can bind us 有很多事情是绑手绑脚的 Very often 我们很多时候 We are in need or lack 现在来说可能就是缺乏的 We are in need or lack 就是处卑贱的状态 Paul is a very important example 保罗在给我们做一个很重要的示范 I think in our lives 我总觉得生命当中 You can only enjoy plenty when you know how to face hunger 你知道怎么处饥饿 You can only enjoy plenty when you know how to face hunger 你才会真正享受饱足 You can only enjoy abundance when you know how to be in need 你要真知道怎么样处在缺乏当中 You can only enjoy abundance when you know how to be in need 你才能够真正享受什么叫有余 We are stewards 我们是一个管家 Whatever environment God has placed us in 神量度什么 Whatever environment God has placed us in 环境在我们身上 We shall live accordingly 我们就用什么样的方式来过活 This is a very important point if we are to have financial freedom 这是我们可以在财务上 This is a very important point if we are to have financial freedom 得着自由的祝福很重要的一点 The last heading I want to give you is 最后要给你这个标题 A virtue that every Christian should have 每一个基督徒都应该有的德行 Giving 给 Sowing bountifully and reaping bountifully 多种就多收 Actually this is Jesus' most important teaching about money 事实上这是耶稣关于金钱 Actually this is Jesus' most important teaching about money 最重要的教导 Jesus tells us 耶稣祂告诉我们 Give and it will be given to you 你要给人的就必有给你的
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In the matter of finances 在钱财这件事情上 The world is telling us to grab, steal and compete 世界告诉我们要去夺 要去抢 Jesus is telling us to sow seeds 要去争 耶稣告诉我们 Jesus is telling us to sow seeds 要去撒种 要去存 Jesus is saying, "Give" 耶稣要说的是 要去给 So He talked about finances in this way in the Bible 所以祂把这样的方式 So He talked about finances in this way in the Bible 在圣经里面关于钱财这件事 As I said in the beginning 从我前面开始谈起来 The most important principle in our lives 我们生命当中最重要的一件法则 The most important thing is 最重要的一个事物 You need to put God first 你要把神放在首位 You must put God first 神要放在第一位 This is the most important principle God gives us 这是神给我们生命当中 This is the most important principle God gives us 最重要的法则 So in the Old Testament 所以 在旧约当中 We offer our first fruits 我们会献上初熟的果子 What does that mean? 什么叫初熟的果子 My first harvest 我刚得到的收成 My first income 我刚收入的一笔钱 I give it to God 我要交在上帝的面前 What did God command the Israelites to do? 神要以色列的百姓怎么做 This is what Jesus wants every one of us to do 耶稣要我们每一个人这么做 Put God first 把神放在首位 In what situation do you put God first? 你什么样情况会把神放在首位 The way you use your money 你的金钱怎么使用 Is the way your heart is 你的心就是这样使用
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So in the Book of Malachi 所以玛拉基书里面有一个 There is a well known Scripture 大家都很熟悉的经文 It is actually a blessing 但是经文事实上是一个祝福 And it is also a teaching 它更是一个教导 Today 我们今天 I think we often read this Scripture 我想我们常常读这个经文 Can we read this Scripture in a different mood today? 今天我们能不能用另外一个心情 Can we read this Scripture in a different mood today? 来读这个经文 Your perception of sowing 撒种的感受 Your views about money 就是对金钱的这件事情的看法 How you possess financial freedom 从你如何拥有财富的自由 You need to place your first money before God 你得把金钱的最初的金钱 You need to place your first money before God 摆在神的面前 Which means you use money to glorify God 也就是你要用金钱去荣耀 Place God in the correct place in your life 神在我生命当中真正的位置 This is how we achieve financial freedom 这是我们成就财富自由 The most important principle 最重要的一个第一首先优先的法则 Let's read this Scripture in the Book of Malachi 我们来读一下玛拉基书的这句话 Please 来 请 This is the only place in the Bible 圣经唯独这个地方说 Where it says we can test God 我们可以试试神
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But I think what's even more important is 但是我觉得更重要的事情 God says 耶和华说 把当纳的 Please pay attention 请注意 当纳的十分之一 "Bring the full tithe into the storehouse" 全然送入仓库 "That there may be food in My house" 我觉得这是 使我家有粮 That is, place it before God 也是把它摆在神的面前来 Most importantly 最重要的一件事情是 I believe this action shows 我认为这个动作在显明 Who is God 谁是我的神 It's showing what's important 重要的事情在显明 Who's the priority in my life? 谁是我生命当中的优先 Jesus teaches us in this way 耶稣这样教导我们 The Bible leads us in this way 圣经这样带领我们 Brothers and sisters 弟兄姊妹们 Live in this way 活出这样的方式 Bring the full tithe before God 把当得放在神面前的 Use money to glorify your God 用金钱来尊荣谁是我的神 Use money to declare who is your Lord 用金钱来告白谁是我的主 And 然后 There are many places to donate 有许多可以捐献的地方 There are many places to sow 可以撒种的地方 The Bible uses the parable of sowing 圣经把给当成撒种 Paul teaches this in Second Corinthians 这是保罗在哥林多后书里面 Paul teaches this in Second Corinthians 这样的教导 Let's read Paul's statement here, please 我们来读一下保罗的这句话 好吗 来
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When we have the ability to give 让我们把可以有能力施舍的部分 When we have the ability to give 交出给出去的时候 Because we're doing so in the name of the Lord 因为我们是奉主的名做这件事情 Therefore the thanksgiving belongs before God 所以这些感谢就归在神的面前 Please pay attention 请注意 He who supplies seeds to the sower 那赐种给撒种的 God is very willing to multiply these seeds 就是神 祂乐意把这些种子 God is very willing to multiply these seeds 多加给我们 To enable us to have more seeds to sow 让我们可以有更多种地的种子 To multiply our fruits of righteousness 让增添我们仁义的果子 Therefore brothers and sisters 所以弟兄姊妹们 Giving is the principle of God 给 这件事是上帝的法则 Giving is stated very clearly in the Bible, in His teachings 给 这件事是神在清楚的 Giving is stated very clearly in the Bible, in His teachings 在圣经里面 在教训里面 To give us a very important 给我们非常重要的 What we mentioned earlier, truth 我们前面所提到这叫真理 The truth about money is not to seize it 金钱的真理 It's to give and to sow 不是夺 而是给 而是撒种 May God bless every one of us 愿神祝福我们每一个人 Particularly during this pandemic 特别在这个疫情 During this uneasy time 很不容易的时刻里面 We may think about this in peace 我们可以安心的 We may think about this in peace 安静的去思考一下这件事情 Do you possess financial freedom? 我拥有财富的自由吗 What are the attitudes toward financial freedom? 财富自由的态度又是什么 May we all have these attitudes toward financial freedom 我们每个人可以拥有
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May we all have these attitudes toward financial freedom 这样的财富自由的态度吗 We talked about believing in the Word 我们今天谈到你要相信神的话 You need to know your identity is that of a steward 你要知道管家的身分 Sow bountifully so that you will reap bountifully 你要多种 就拥有多收 If you possess these attitudes 如果你拥有这个态度 May God bless every one of us 求神祝福我们在场的每一位 Brothers and sisters online 在线的弟兄姊妹们 Let us not be bound or trapped by wealth 我们的财富活在 Let us not be misled by misconceptions of wealth 不被误谬的财务的讯息 Or false concepts related to money 或是财务的观念 辖制捆绑里面 Let's live a life of true freedom 活出一个真实自由 Enjoying money and wealth 享受金钱 享受财富的人生 Let's bow our heads in prayer 我们一起低头来祷告 Dear Heavenly Father 天父谢谢祢让我们在这里 Thank You for letting us receive the meaning of freedom here 重新领受自由的意义 Lord, where Your Spirit is 主 祢的灵在哪里 There is freedom 那里就得以自由 Lord, where You reveal truth 主 祢启示的真理在哪里 The truth shall set us free 真理使我们得着自由 Please bless every brother and sister 祝福我们在现场的 Here in person or online 或在在线的每一位弟兄姊妹们 Let us receive Your heavenly truth 我们可以真实的得着祢属天的真理 Enable us to receive true freedom 祢使我们得着真实的自由 Thank You, Jesus 谢谢耶稣 For our many new friends 我特别要针对许多新朋友们
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Perhaps you're not a Christian yet 也许你还不是基督徒 Perhaps you're watching this broadcast today with your family 也许你今天跟着家人 Perhaps you're watching this broadcast today with your family 一起看这在线的直播 Today you have heard a very important concept 你今天听到一个很重要的观念 What is freedom? 什么是自由 You've heard a very important concept 你听到一个很重要的观念 What is truth? 什么是真理 I feel that I need to clearly introduce the source of this truth to you 我觉得今天我要很清楚的介绍这位 Jesus Christ 真理的源头就是耶稣给你 Because Jesus says something very special 因为耶稣说了一个很特别的话 He says, "I am the Way and the Truth and the Life" 祂说 我就是道路 真理 生命 Jesus is not just anyone 耶稣不是普通人 Jesus says, "I am the light of the world" 耶稣说 我就是光 "Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness" 跟从我的不在黑暗里走 Let me bless you 让我祝福你 You shall also possess this light 你也拥有这样的光 If you're willing to do so 如果你愿意这么做 Let this light truly enter your life 让这个光 Let this light truly enter your life 可以真实进到你生命里面来 I invite you 我邀请你 To say this prayer with me 可以跟我一起做这样的祷告 This is called the sinners' prayer 这叫决志的祷告 Please say it out loud if you can 所以可以的话请你开口 Repeat after me line by line 跟我一句一句做这样的祷告 Dear Lord Jesus 亲爱的主耶稣 Thank You for letting me know You 谢谢祢让我认识祢 Now I want to open my heart 现在我要打开我的心 I invite You into my heart 邀请祢到我的心中来 To be the Savior of my life 成为我生命的救主
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To be the Lord of my life 成为我的主宰 Please forgive my trespasses 请祢原谅我的过犯 Forgive my sins 赦免我的罪 Lead me on the path ahead 带领我前方的道路 To live out a life of freedom 活出自由的生命 To possess financial freedom 拥有财富的自由 Thank You, Jesus 谢谢耶稣 I pray in the precious name of Jesus Christ 我这样祷告 I pray in the precious name of Jesus Christ 奉耶稣基督宝贵的圣名 Amen 阿们 May God bless you greatly 愿上帝大大的祝福你 May every brother and sister 愿每一位弟兄姊妹 May every guest and friend 愿每一位来宾朋友们 Have true financial freedom 我们拥有真实的财富的自由 Thank you, everyone. God bless you 谢谢大家 上帝祝福你

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