Rediscover the Intersection of Faith, Work, and Wealth with Lawrence Clayton’s Enlightening Book

Explore the profound questions of work, wealth, and spiritual fulfillment in Lawrence Clayton’s compelling book, “Work and Wealth in Scripture: How to Grow, Prosper, and Work as a Christian.” Originally published in 2015 by Resource Publications, an imprint of Wipf and Stock Publishers, this essential guide is making a timely comeback to address the eternal dilemmas faced by individuals in today’s fast-paced world.

In “Work and Wealth in Scripture,” Clayton embarks on a journey through biblical teachings, examining the essence of work and the responsibilities that come with wealth. From the earliest tasks assigned in Genesis to modern-day challenges, Clayton integrates historical insights with practical advice, making ancient wisdom accessible to today’s readers. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone seeking to balance professional aspirations with spiritual growth.

Lawrence Clayton, Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Alabama, brings his extensive academic expertise and personal experiences to the forefront. Having engaged in missionary work (Honduras, Dominican Republic)  and taught in diverse settings, including the Tuscaloosa County Jail Ministry, Clayton’s perspectives are enriched by his hands-on approach to faith and community service.

As society grapples with the competing demands of work and leisure, and the allure of wealth threatens to overshadow spiritual goals, Clayton’s book offers a timely reminder of the Christian calling to find purpose and satisfaction in our daily labors. It challenges readers to reconsider their priorities and align them with divine guidance.

Available now on Amazon for just $10 as an eBook and $20 in paperback, “Work and Wealth in Scripture” is more accessible than ever. Don’t miss this opportunity to delve into a book that addresses some of the most pressing questions of our time, providing clear, scripture-based answers.

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About the Author:

Lawrence Clayton is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Alabama. His recent projects include the screenplay “Bartolomé de las Casas: A Biography.” A committed educator and missionary, Clayton has actively participated in evangelizing and preaching in Spanish in the Dominican Republic and Honduras since 2010.


Resource Publications, an Imprint of Wipf and Stock Publishers, Publication Date: March 10, 2015

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