It would be good to be a Billionaire but is it biblical as many assume church life is directly linked for those consumed by struggles, are their billionaires in the bible? According to an article by Love Money, King Solomon ruled from 970 BC to 931 BC, and during this time he is said to have received 25 tons of gold for each of the 39 years of his reign, which would be worth billions of dollars in 2016. Along with impossible riches amassed from taxation and trade, the biblical ruler’s personal fortune could have surpassed $2 trillion (£1.42trn) in today’s money. King Solomon
God does not have any issue with us possessing things, the issue would be when things possess us. God would love to bless us and allow us to be a pillar of hope in society. Billionaires in the bible have more to do with your heart than your wealth.
In God’s Code for Business, we take a deeper look into the life of King Solomon as a River to the people of Isreal. Why did Solomon ask for wisdom and not wealth? Why did God bless him the way God did?