New ideas and useful inventions once created are passed on to end users. Inventors turn the new idea into money or sell their brilliant new idea for money.
It is but natural and refreshing to reap the fruit of your labor but when you sell the fruit when you don’t labor then it’s tantamount to theft or robbery.
So that when you received a gift from above to perform miracles for free, thank God always for the grace of God which is given to you by Jesus Christ.
Mt 10:8 Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out demons: freely ye have received, freely give.
As for now this doctrine is set aside and urged brethren to go into body perfection.
Heb 6:1 Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on to perfection; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith towards God,
And what is this doctrine that they should leave?
Heb 6:2 Of the doctrine of baptisms, and of laying on of hands, and of the resurrection of the dead, and of eternal judgment.
Heb 6:3 And this will we do, if God permit.
Remember that above passages are meant and said to members of the Church of God already baptized. I mean, who has the permission and who can raise the dead by now?
Won’t you give all your money if someone, whom you loved dearly is sick and nearing death, was healed ? But Jesus said, for every good work, do it for free.
Tit 1:16 They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and to every good work reprobate.
Preach the gospel of Christ without charge anytime anywhere.
Rom 15:20 And so have I strived to preach the gospel, not where Christ was named, lest I should build upon another man’s foundation:
Rom 15:21 But as it is written, They shall see to whom he was not spoken of: and they that have not heard shall understand.
The Gospel of Christ is the word from God.
Jn 12:49 For I have not spoken from myself; but the Father who sent me, he gave me a commandment, what I should say, and what I should speak.
Jn 12:50 And I know that his commandment is life everlasting: whatever I speak therefore, even as the Father said to me, so I speak.
God never forbid anyone to make money but the word of God is not for profit or like a merchandise to be traded for money.
2 Cor 2:17 For we are not as many, who corrupt the word of God: but as from sincerity, but as from God, in the sight of God we speak in Christ.