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The Basel Mission Trading Company

The Basel Mission Trading Company started as a training school for missionaries called the Basel Evangelsitic Mission Society sending missionaries. One of those missionaries to India was an able and experienced businessman by the name of Gottlob Pfleiderer who made … Continue reading

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Communism, Socialism or Capitalism – The Moravian Answer

I do plan to take a more in depth look at these three economic systems and how they were expressed in history and currently around the world, but for now lets take a quick look at what the Moravians found … Continue reading

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Why Do Millennials Think Communism is Cool?

Why do millennials think communism is cool? Millennials are one of history’s luckiest generations. They were born around the end of the Cold War a quarter century ago, when the tyrannical Communism embodied in the Soviet Union came tumbling down, … Continue reading

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Profit for the Lord

Anyone who studies world missions will find one of the most significant missions movement of all time was the Moravians. They were known for a deep spirituality (calling Jesus “the Savior”), praying around the clock and for sending many missionaries … Continue reading

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God Created Us to be Producers

As stated in last week’s blog, James Jerome Hill was one example of someone who produced economic activity that benefited many beside himself. Biblical capitalism is intended to reward personal initiative, encourage personal responsibility, provide for the personal ownership of … Continue reading

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Meet James Jerome Hill

Consider the following example of how capitalism is supposed to work from Rabbi Daniel Lapin’s book, Thou Shalt Prosper: James Jerome Hill was born in log cabin in Ontario, Canada in 1838. His father died while the boy was young, … Continue reading

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Do Not Covet

As we have been discussing I believe the Bible teaches that the principles of Capitalism are God’s intended economic system but they should be governed by God’s laws to operate as He intended them. I have learned this concept of … Continue reading

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