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1 Timothy 6:3-10. The Necessity of Making Christ our Treasure

Although I am not an economist or an accountant, I am going to begin by making a very ambitious financial prediction, even more ambitious than what Larry Burkett predicted in his book The Coming Economic Earthquake: you are going to lose everything you have. What is even perhaps more ambitious is that I can give you the probability with which this will happen: 100%. And yes, I am dead serious!
You might have heard the story of the millionaire who died; when his pastor came out of the room where he had just passed away to the gathered family, they were asking each other, “How much did he leave?” Of course they were thinking about the will. But the preacher wisely responded, “Everything! He left everything.” In the same way, when you die, you will leave everything, you will lose everything that you have gained of your earthly possessions.
Now when you realized that I was talking about what you lose at death, you might have breathed a sigh of relief. But why? Could it be because w…