When I think about the the room that has the most traffic in our home, it has to be the kitchen. So many activities take place there, from cooking to eating and game playing to homework. The kitchen seems to be the hub of the household. And, everything seems to collect there. A kitchen functions […]
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Money is amoral, neither good or bad; how we handle it is the challenge. Therefore, we shouldn’t be surprised if a holy God wants to use money to guide us, challenge us, and improve us.
… if He said you could have anything you wanted? This is a good question to ask yourself, because it reveals a lot about your heart.
All moms know that their car is like a bottomless pit… well at least that’s what the kids think! It’s surprising what a Mom will find that their child(ren) left in the car, or maybe even hiding in the car. When you’re a Mom, or even a Dad, you realize the importance of keeping your car […]
I write this article as much to myself as to you: I fully realize how money will persistently and insidiously seek to capture a bigger and bigger portion of my heart and my life. I also know that drifting through life doesn’t work because I seldom drift closer to God.
I mean if you were making what your boss is making, it will not fix your financial squeeze. There is a famous principle that expenses rise to meet income, so if you are having a hard time paying your bills or making a dent in your mountain of debt money is NOT your answer.
Acts 3:1-9 tells the story of Peter, John and a lame beggar. The short version is this: the beggar asked Peter and John for money, but, being broke, they gave him something else: a miraculous healing.
With the advent of the credit card and lines of credit at local banks, loan sharks have lost popularity in the last 50 years, but they’re not extinct! We’ll look at how loan sharks have evolved, but first let’s take a look at the history of loan sharks and the practice of usury.
Take a look at your mobile phone bill. Torturous, isn’t it? How about that internet bill? It’s probably not quite as painful, but nevertheless can be a source of irritation. Now, imagine getting rid of both of those bills. Think about all the money you’d save, vacations you’d take, and debt you’d pay off.
Swagbucks is a site that allows you to earn cash/rewards in a variety of ways. I’ve used them off and on over the last few years, and am now just getting around to writing a thorough review of them.
The new college school year is coming up, and with college costs getting higher each year, one of the recurring challenges is trying to find jobs to help finance your education so you don’t have to rely so much on student loans. Jobs aren’t so easy to get these days, especially when you have a limited schedule that has to leave plenty of time for classes and homework.