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Publisher's Summary

David Green believes that generosity and building a legacy based on giving can lead to getting back what you really want: a family that stays together, prays together, and shares life joyfully.

Green tells the story of caring for the small things and starting Hobby Lobby in their garage. He shares the difference between the worlds of "having and hoarding" and a world of "giving and generosity", the principle of working for God and not for men, and that now is not too soon to consider what you want your legacy to be.

As proof of how living by those principles can change your life, Green shares that when Hobby Lobby came close to bankruptcy in 1986, and when the Supreme Court challenged the Hobby Lobby's right-to-life beliefs in 2014, the company emerged with its integrity intact.

Green sees the life of giving as a life of adventure. But it's a life that pays the best rewards personally, offers a powerful legacy to your family, and changes those you touch.

©2017 David Green (P)2017 Zondervan

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Thought Provoking!

David Green's book is inspiring and thought provoking. I highly recommend it.

Mark Bowser
Author of "Jesus, Take the Wheel" and "Sales Success"

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Quick listen on the topic of generosity

The narrator conveyed the very conservative tone of the author. This book is about how to manage wealth and run a family business as a devout Christian.

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Great Listen

We need more generosity in this world. I definitely feel better when I am giving it all away. I would recommend this book.

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  • shuni
  • STL, USA
  • 05-21-17

Fantastic..

Came across humble, open, honest and straight from a sincere heart centered in Christ. God bless you David Green !

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Great Book

This was a great book with wonderful insights. I look forward to applying these principles to my life.

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tremendous challenge

inspiring story of a family after the heart of God and how God so beautifully provides.

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This book was very helpful and insightful. I appreciated the candor with which the author spoke.

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great

I really appreciate the insight provided by Mr green and hope to hear more from him

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Prepare for the future

Really learned a lot about laying up treasures in heaven and leaving a legacy for my grandchildren.

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Excellent Guidance

Excellent guidance for all Christian and non-Christian families. God’s character is giving and David Green gives practical advice for all of us to be generous with our wealth. May God continue to bless him as he uses God’s resources to bless the lives of millions.

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  • qaveman
  • 03-17-18

loved it.very thought provoking.

best book i have ever read so far.I would like to apply the principles of this book when i start my business(start up)

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  • Henners
  • 02-09-18

An absolute must read for any Christian entrepreneur!

Thank you so much David Green — what a wonderful listen on audible and such a heart warming and Christ centred book on how to conduct ourselves, our life, our business and business profits, our finances, our family and our legacy remembering that all belongs ultimately to God and we are here oh but for a short time as David Green suggests just to be as “wise stewards” for God’s glory and to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Storing up only treasures in heaven. There is a wonderful analogy at the end with my children’s favourite card game ‘Uno’, I will never play this game again with my girls without thinking humbly and carefully about David Green’s heartfelt message. I urge every believer to read this book and think carefully how we can apply the same principles. I certainly intend to try. Thank you David Green!