Tag Archives | finances

If I could figure $ out, how would I need God?


This last weekend I had the privilege of going to a weekend fall retreat with our church’s high schoolers. What an amazing group of kids. And the leaders and program were such a blessing, making me once again fall in love with my church. One of the things I brought with me in my luggage […]

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Approval & Money

Dr. Seuss

“Look at me! Look at me! Look at me NOW! It is fun to have fun But you have to know how.” — Dr. Seuss (The Cat in the Hat) How many times am I like the Cat in the Hat? Yesterday I sensed it as the words came out of my mouth. “You should’ve […]

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5 Ways to Thrive in an Economic Downturn

potatoes from the garden

When there’s more month than money, and the mason jar full of just-in-case coins is empty, what can you do today to reign in your spending and stay afloat in this rollicking economy? Below are five ways: Go back to cash When we lived overseas, we were paid in dollars, which made for very short […]

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