Scripture Reference: Matthew 6:19-21
Sermon in a Sentence
Our hearts are naturally drawn toward the place where our treasure is kept, so we must cultivate a heaven-focused heart by keeping an eternal perspective toward our temporary wealth.
- Don’t waste your short but valuable life chasing material possessions because sooner or later they will leave you or you will leave them.
- Use your material possessions and earthly wealth now as a means of making wise eternal investments that will never deteriorate or depreciate.
- Foundational Principle: The compass-needle of your heart will always point to the place where your treasure is held.
Application #1: What we do with our possessions is a sure indicator of what is in our hearts and what we truly value.
Application #2: We should be motivated to invest our wealth properly, because what we do with our possessions determines where our heart goes.