Pretending to be Rich vs Great Wealth

By |December 7th, 2017|

Proverbs 13:7 proclaims, “One pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth” (ESV). What was true thousands of years ago in this ancient wisdom, is still true today. Often donor development teams and nonprofit executives seek out the wrong donor when looking for financial funding of their organization. I’ve met many people who have made mega financial pledges, which they knowingly cannot fulfill minus a miracle. And I’ve met other donors who love to give from the shadowlands of society. They may not appear to have a dime to their name, [...]