Poverty and riches in proverbs

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<ul><li> 1. In those days Israel had everyone Judges 17:6 </li></ul> <p> 2. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Jack Monroe The Guardian, 19th Feb 2014 Edwina Currie Manchester Evening News 7th Feb 2014 3. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction In much of the UK, people's incomes are well below the EU average - in some areas by as much as a third. In the map (above) Britain's poorest regions are highlighted, showing how far below the European average incomes have fallen. The Cornish, for example, are 36 per cent less well-off than the EU norm. Families in Slovenia meanwhile are just 16 per cent poorer - and in Portugal 23 per cent 4. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction 5. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction 6. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness 7. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Laziness produces poverty, Proverbs 24 I passed by the field of a sluggard, by the vineyard of a man lacking sense, 31 and behold, it was all overgrown with thorns; the ground was covered with nettles, and its stone wall was broken down. 32 Then I saw and considered it; I looked and received instruction. 33 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, 34 and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want like an armed man. 8. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Laziness produces poverty Laziness WANTS IT BADLY but doesnt ACT 9. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Laziness produces poverty Laziness WANTS IT BADLY but doesnt ACT Laziness easily equates to theft 10. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich 11. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich This blessing often accompanies hard work Proverbs 28:19 : 12. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich This blessing often accompanies hard work Wisdom works for its wealth 13. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich This blessing often accompanies hard work Wisdom works for its wealth Turning wealth into riches requires compassion 14. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich This blessing often accompanies hard work Wisdom works for its wealth Turning wealth into riches requires compassion Turning wealth into riches requires Christ! 15. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit 16. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Violence can bring riches 17. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Violence can bring riches Corruption can bring riches 18. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Violence can bring riches Corruption can bring riches Mistreating the poor can bring riches 19. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Violence can bring riches Corruption can bring riches Mistreating the poor can bring riches Having wealth is not the same as prospering 20. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Righteousness &amp; poverty can co-habit Righteous people can be materially poor 21. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Righteousness &amp; poverty can co-habit Righteous people can be materially poor Poverty can arise from oppression 22. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Righteousness &amp; poverty can co-habit Righteous people can be materially poor Poverty can arise from oppression Blessed are the poor 23. Poverty &amp; Riches in Proverbs Introduction Laziness Gods blessing makes rich Riches and wickedness can co-habit Righteousness &amp; poverty can co-habit Conclusion </p>