The Money Monster

Speaker: Pastor Jay Childs
Scripture: Mark 10:17-31
Series: God & Money

  1. The Power of the Monster
  2. Killing the Monster

Discussion Questions

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If you could give away one million dollars, what cause would you give it to?


  1. Read Matthew 6:19-24. Summarize what Jesus says here about money. Why such strong language?
  2. What does Jesus mean, “You cannot serve both God and money”? Be specific.
  3. Read 1 Timothy 6:3-10. What does Paul say here about money? What is his point? Have you seen this?
  4. What is “the love of money”? Describe this as specifically as you can.
  5. Read Matthew 19:24. Why would Jesus say this? What does He mean? Does this offend people?
  6. Why are so many churches hesitant to talk about tithing?
  7. Read Luke 12:15. How can we “be on our guard against greed”? What steps need to be taken?
  8. How does our culture promote the love of money? How should the church address this?
  9. Read Proverbs 11:24-25. Why does God call us to be generous with our money? Be specific.
  10. How do our giving habits reveal what we really think about God?


In what areas does ‘the Money Monster’ most attack you? How are you fighting this?

Posted on March 23, 2014 and filed under God & Money.