• Questions and Answers (Part 2) by

    What effect does statism have on the economy? Who gave the government authority to take money from the rich to give to the poor? Finishing this series on biblical stewardship and economics, Dr. R.C. Sproul Jr. joins Dr. Sproul …

  • Reasons For Poverty by

    When we consider all of the world’s resources, it is difficult to understand why so many people live in poverty. How do we explain the existence of poverty in this modern world? Considering this, Dr. Sproul explains what the …

  • The Role of the Entrepreneur: Capital, Calculation & Profit by

    Individuals who seek to create new products or services are engines of economic growth. In this lesson, we will look at the entrepreneur; the role of capital in production; the importance of economic calculation; the source of jobs; the role …

  • The Route from Scarcity to Plenty: Money, Markets & Trade by

    God has put certain economic relationships in place that enable us to overcome the natural scarcity in the world. In this lesson, we’ll look at economic value; the nature of free markets and trade; the purpose of money; the role …

  • Taking Care of Our House by

    In the Garden of Eden, God gave Adam dominion over all the earth, and until the Fall there was unspoiled economic prosperity. But what does taking care of a garden have to do with a strong economy? Beginning this new …

  • A Tale of Two Theologies: Economic Philosophies & Systems, Pt. 2 by

    An economic philosophy and system should enable men and women to be effective stewards before God. In this lesson, we’ll look at a ‘North Star’ Principle concerning stewardship; at the spectrum of economic systems; at two types of economic philosophies …

  • A Tale of Two Theologies: From God to Politics, Pt. 1 by

    Theological ideas have far-reaching consequences, including both political and economic systems. In this lesson, we’ll look at the competing worldviews of Christianity and Atheism; at how philosophy, theology, and economics are related; at Theology, or one’s
    view of God; at …

  • The Theory of Value by

    Are you overpaid or underpaid by your current employer? How much are you worth in today’s job market? Who or what establishes value? In this message entitled “The Theory of Value,” Dr. Sproul considers these questions as he discusses …

  • The Two Mysteries of Monetary Policy: Inflation & Depressions by

    The fact that government and banking-system inflation leads to recessions/depressions has serious consequences for stewardship. In this lesson, we’ll look at money; at interest rates; at the Federal Reserve Bank; at inflation; at the boom/bust cycle; and at …

  • Wealth & Poverty by

    Is it sinful to be rich? Is poverty a sign of lack of faith? What does the Bible teach about wealth and poverty? Are Christians allowed to have more than they need? Considering these questions in this message, Dr. Sproul …

  • The Welfare & Corporate States of America by

    Government intervention greatly affects American society by redistributing the wealth of the nation. In this lesson, we’ll look at the nature of welfarism and its impact on society; at the Biblical perspective of charity; at the growth of corporatism; and …

  • What Is Money? by

    Is there anything bad about our present currency system? Is the money in your pocket good money or bad money? How much value is there in a piece of paper currency or metal coin? In this message, Dr. Sproul explains …