As Lotto Jackpot Rises, Morality Declines

$640 million - the largest jackpot in history! I have a theory that the rise in lottery jackpots is simply a sign of our morality in decline. Most do not find issue with the lottery - after all, who ever got hurt by spending a buck or two here and there, right? I'd like to challenge your thinking with these words of God:

Is the love of money really the root of all evil?

Is the love of money really the root of all evil or all kinds of evils? Aren't there sins which can't be traced back to the almighty dollar? That can't be true, can it? Yes, it is, without exception, absolutely true. The key to this verse is really missed when we don't uncover the root of the love of money. In the text, this is covetousness: a desire for some one, some thing, or some where that God has not granted. It is a lust for anything apart from satisfaction in God: usually power, possessions, and...