The Old Testament Covanant with the Jews included - if you obey the law and live righteous, God will prosper you. This message is stressed from Moses to when the Jews went into exile. What about Christians? Will faithfully serving the Lord cause Christians to prosper? A few possible answers: 1. Prosperity has nothing to do with faithful Christian service. 2. Sometimes prosperity results from faithful Christion service. 3. Usually prosperity results form faithful Christians service. 4. Prosperity always results from faithful Christian service. 5. Faithful Christian service may lead to a lack of prosperity. Is there a relationship? I tend to agree with Numbers 1,2,&5.