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Am I wrong to whine about money? Probably.

I spoke to a friend who had something I’ve long wanted. I don’t covet what she has. I know we can’t afford it. I’m thankful she can have it. But instead of being quiet, I said out loud, “I’ve wanted one, but I can’t afford it.” Those words have been swirling around in my head […]

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God keeps me$$ing with me

So I sat next to a man from Croatia at dinner. He is a lawyer and also runs a house church movement. And he has a wife and children. He and his friend were utterly delightful and very funny. After eating our dinners, we moved to several subjects, the last of which was money. “I […]

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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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