The Power of Money

How much power does money have? It has the power to buy things, to help people, to make our lives easier, and it even has the power to change who we are and how we view ourselves and others. Would you give someone in the grocery store a dollar if they were short on cash … Continue reading The Power of Money


A Generous Heart While I was reading a book today it started talking about how spiritual disciplines help us grow to become more like Jesus. Ortberg (2002) in his book The Life You’ve Always Wanted, described a spiritual discipline as “Any activity that can help me gain power to live life as Jesus taught and modeled it.” … Continue reading A Generous Heart

Do I need a Will?

Why do I need a will…I don’t really have any assets? My spouse will get everything right? My family knows what I want and I trust them. I have still have time, I’ll do it when… Do any of these statements sound familiar? Studies show that anywhere from 60-70% of Americans do not have a … Continue reading Do I need a Will?

Student Loan Insanity

You have to go to college to get a good job right? You are wise to take out student loans if you cannot afford to pay for college right? The government will forgive your student loans so you don’t have to repay them right? WRONG! Check out the following quote from Forbes. The rate of … Continue reading Student Loan Insanity

I want my Children to have it better

Most parents I talk to say that they want a better life for their children then what they had. Typically that is meant that they want them to be able to have things they did not have or do things they did not get to do. My question to you today is...would you rather them … Continue reading I want my Children to have it better