Exploring the Small Catechism 1:7
After the video, check out Joshua 7, Ephesians 4 (specifically verse 28), and John 10–particularly verse 10.
It is not a secret that Jesus speaks frequently about money and our careful and generous use of it to further God’s kingdom.
You may not know that the Bible also prohibits interest on loans, which Luther helps us to see is basically stealing (particularly high interest which is very difficult to pay off.
Pray for those who are responsible for paying workers.
Pray for those who govern and rule, that they would work for justice against stealing.
Pray for those who relate to you or are under you and do all you can to be sure you do not steal or cheat them out of anything.
Pastor Andrew Fitch