Is money different than other things? In one respect yes, money is unique. It’s not other stuff. Money represents value. But then again, so do other things. Time can represent value as well.

Why does money often seem to be the thing that has a heavier weight in decision making? Because we think we “need” it? Because many things take money in order to accomplish?

Is money solely a material thing? I don’t think so. I would argue that money has a spiritual element to it. Not in the sense of angels and demons, but an intangible part of it that goes beyond the material of money. Money impacts…



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Pastor Matthew Best

My name is Matthew Best. I’m an ELCA (Lutheran) pastor who attempts to translate church and churchy stuff into everyday language.