Scripture Text: Revelation 18:1-20
Memory Verse: “The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.” Proverbs 22:7
Lesson Aim: To outline a biblical perspective on debt and encourage believers on how to get out of debt.
In 1994, author Larry Bates wrote a book, The New Economic Disorder, in which he identified five deadly forces that would hit our economy: (1) the banking crisis; (2) federal debt and deficits; (3) business and personal debt; (4) recession/depression; and (5) massive, renewed inflation.1 So, just the last one remains to manifest.
Given the economic