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Ask Chuck: Are We Taking On Too Much National Debt?

Dear Chuck, I just don’t understand how America can implement another massive bailout/stimulus without some long-term consequences. Aren’t we already carrying too much national debt?  Stop the Debt Please    Dear Stop the Debt Please,  You and I agree that we have a long-term problem. America is carrying almost 25 trillion dollars in national debt. […]

An open letter to churches and ministry leaders: Pause before you take taxpayer funds

On Monday, I learned that thousands of pastors and ministry leaders around the United States were on Zoom calls (the new normal for millions of Americans), conference calls, and webinars learning about the government’s new Payroll Protection Program for churches, ministries, and the not-for-profit sector. As a ministry leader, we received a direct offer to […]

Ask Chuck: Practical Advice During the COVID-19 Crisis

Dear Chuck, Many of the young people in my Bible Study are frightened of the Coronavirus and the threat to their families. I understand their fear. But, as an older American, I’m also concerned about their economic well-being in the aftermath of this crisis. What kind of financial advice can I offer them? Sheltered in The Storm    Dear […]