Proverbs 6:9-11 How long would you lie down, O lazy one? When do you arise from your sleep? (10) A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to lie down; (11) And your poverty shall come like a prowler, and your need as an armed man.
Proverbs 10:14-16 The wise treasure up knowledge, but the mouth of a fool is near ruin. (15) The rich man’s wealth is his strong city; the ruin of the poor is their poverty. (16) The wage of the righteous is for life, the increase of the wrong is for sin.
Proverbs 13:18 Poverty and shame are for him who ignores discipline, but he who heeds reproof is esteemed.
Proverbs 24:33-34 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest; (34) And your poverty shall come, a prowler, and your need like an armed man.
Proverbs 28:19-20 He who tills his land is satisfied with bread, but he who pursues vanities is filled with poverty. (20) A man of truth has many blessings, but one in a hurry to be rich does not go unpunished.
Proverbs 30:7-9 Two matters I have asked of You – Deny them not to me before I die: (8) Remove falsehood and a lying word far from me; Give me neither poverty nor riches; Feed me my portion of bread; (9) Lest I become satisfied and deny You, and say, “Who is YAHUAH?” And lest I be poor, and steal, and seize the Name of my Aluahim.
Proverbs 31:6-7 Give strong drink to him who is perishing, and wine to those embittered in being. (7) Let him drink and forget his poverty, and remember his trouble no more.
2 Corinthians 8:1-2,9 Now brothers, we make known to you the favour of Aluahim which has been given in the assemblies of Makedonia: (2) that in much trial of pressure the overflowing of their joy and their deep poverty overflowed into the riches of their generosity. (9) For you know the favour of our Master YAHUSHUA ha’Mashyach, that being rich, He became poor for your sake, so that you might become rich through His poverty.
Revelation 2:8-11 “And to the messenger of the assembly in Smurna write, ‘This says the First and the Last, who became dead, and came to life: (9) “I know your works, and pressure, and poverty – yet you are rich – and the blasphemy of those who say they are Yahudim and are not, but are a congregation of Shathan. (10) “Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. See, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, in order to try you, and you shall have pressure ten days. Be trustworthy until death, and I shall give you the crown of life. (11) “He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the assemblies. He who overcomes shall by no means be harmed by the second death.”