In his series Howard Dayton, Cofounder of Money Matters states that in order to enjoy true financial freedom we must first and foremost acknowledge that God is the owner of everything.
Dayton states, "If there is any one financial principle that is foundational, it is this issue of ownership. It is only after you and I acknowledge that everything in heaven and on earth belongs to God, and begin to live out that truth, that we can start to experience True Financial Freedom.
As long as we see ourselves as owners rather than managers, we will continue to be owned by our possessions.
There is an amazing sense of freedom that comes from giving up our tightly held grip on all of the “stuff” in our lives. Once we let go of the illusion that we are owners, God has the freedom to do a mighty work in our lives as His stewards. "
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