Dating 20 some girls at one time! Almost every man’s dream! Right? Except, is that really how a Christian is supposed to find his wife? The Bachelor has dating and nudity and drama and obscenities and such. How could a Continue reading
I have shared my thoughts previously about the upcoming Son of God movie releasing Feb. 28th. I have been given the awesome opportunity to host a giveaway for four free movie vouchers to see Son of God in theaters. Enter for your shot to win here! Continue reading
Giving is part of our calling as followers of Christ.
The apostle Paul taught that we should give cheerfully.
He also taught that we should plan our giving.
We plan our giving by using a budget.
Planning our giving should enable us to give when the time is right.
It should also keep us wise when we are in need – not able to give at that moment.
Do you plan your giving?
Do you set aside money each week to be able to give as God directs? Continue reading
Here are two short videos where N.T. Wright, an accomplished Bible scholar, talks about reading Genesis and asks the question: What is the definition of literal? Continue reading
How would you answer this question: Why is a budget important?
Having a plan for your money helps you to stay sharp. Wisdom teaches us to live by a budget.
Living by a budget enables us to afford things and helps keep us from running out of money in critical times.
In one of Jesus’ recorded teachings, he used a widespread idea of wisdom to teach a spiritual truth concerning becoming His disciple. “But don’t begin until you count the cost…” (Luke 14:28)
Is budgeting a common practice in your life as it was for the people living during Jesus’ initial time on earth? Continue reading
I enjoyed the Bill Nye vs Ken Ham debate on creation. However, I was left hanging in the air. Did I agree with some of Bill Nye’s evidence? Did I disagree with some of Ken Ham’s presentation? Yes and yes.
If you’re the same as me then the big question which comes is this: What does this mean if I am a Christian and I agree with some of Bill Nye’s thoughts and disagree with some of Ken Ham’s thoughts?
We we all need to understand is this: Bill Nye and Ken Ham debated two theories.
In addition, there are many other theories based from the biblical account in addition to what Ken Ham supported in the debate.
- Did you watch the debate?
- What were your thoughts?
Budgeting enables us to sustain our families.
I’ve been operating our household finances by using a budget for the past five or six years. I’ve seen an immense difference in my financial life between my living with a budget and when I had no plan for my money.
Funny thing, I used to think a budget was unspiritual. I wasn’t supposed to care about money because God called me away from “the world” right? Wrong.
Budgeting is actually a spiritual process rooted in God’s wisdom.
So, do you use a budget for your finances?
If so, have you noticed an increase from when you were not on a budget? If not, how do you make sure you have enough? Continue reading