Ask Chuck: Are You Shrewd with Money?

Dear Chuck, The Parable of the Dishonest Manager looks like Jesus commends lying. Am I right about this? Curious what you think. Curious Reader   Dear Curious Reader, Almost two-thirds of Jesus’ parables mention money or possessions and our beliefs and use of them. He talked a lot about money—more than He did about heaven […]

Ask Chuck: A Financial Tool You Must Have!

Dear Chuck, My wife and I are finally living on a budget! What are some key steps in our financial plans that we should aspire to achieve now? Getting Our Act Together  Dear Getting Our Act Together, Bravo! I read some years ago that about 60% of people say they need or desire to live […]

Ask Chuck: How to Get Credit Card Debt Under Control

Dear Chuck,  I hate carrying a balance on our credit cards, but I can’t seem to get them under control. I need some help!  Carrying Heavy Balances    Dear Carrying Heavy Balances,  Unfortunately, inflation is harming the financial situation of many Americans. Rising credit card debt is one of the obvious indicators that millions of […]

Ask Chuck: How Can I Save Money on Energy Bills?

Dear Chuck, It is already cccccold where I live. My heating bills are getting painful. Any tips to save money this winter?  Bracing for the Winter Bills    Dear Bracing for the Winter Bills,  Unfortunately, we all need to be prepared to pay more to heat our homes in the coming months, regardless of the […]

What Does the Bible Say About Investing?

what does the bible say about investing

Christians should invest, not simply to accumulate wealth for their own sake, but to increase their effectiveness for God’s Kingdom. Teaching Christians to invest is as important as teaching them how to budget. It’s all part of living as faithful stewards. What the Bible Says About Investing Investing is a way to multiply the resources […]

What Does The Bible Say About Retirement?

What Does The Bible Say About Retirement?

We like the idea of retirement. After all those years of working hard, progressing in our careers, and making sacrifices, we feel like retirement is when we’ve finally made it. We see it as a season to enjoy all the luxuries we’ve convinced ourselves we deserve. Reaching 65 is heralded as a time when you […]