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Teaching by Example

  Chuck Swindoll says, “Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.” That is a powerful visual. Life gets so busy that we are often unaware of the impact of deposits we make in our children’s lives. How we relate to money impacts them dramatically! They watch us, […]

Mine, Mine, Mine

‘Mine. Mine. Mine” Ever hear that at your house? Our boys are older now, but those were some of their first … and favorite words. Understanding that God owns everything – and that He grants us the privilege of enjoying His blessings – is a beautiful truth. It’s what motivates us to manage His resources […]

Debt-Free Degree

I have some great news for you! Regardless of your current financial standing, your children can graduate from college debt-free!   I’m not saying it’ll be easy, but it is absolutely possible. Unfortunately, more people listen to the wisdom of the world than that of the Bible. And our culture tells us student loans are […]

Facing Peer Pressure

  You’ve probably heard the saying, “show me your friends and I’ll show you your future”, well that applies to our finances too. The people we surround ourselves with influence our lives, decisions, and finances more than we may know.   Well, the same goes for our children. Our friends impact the way we make […]

Riches Are Fleeting – Larry Burkett

  If credit card debt is on your list of financial worries, get in touch with Christian Credit Counselors. They’ve been our trusted partners for years and have helped thousands of people lift the burden of credit card debt by paying it off the right way. 

Preparing Young Adults

  Are your adult – or soon to be adult – kids prepared to handle money on their own? Financial illiteracy is an issue that many college students are facing … they weren’t taught the basics of how to manage money. More and more students are faced with an overwhelming amount of debt upon graduation. […]

Dealing With Workplace Stress

  Millions of people experience work related stress every day. Do you? God created man to work, and yet many are missing this blessing because anxiety chokes it out. Marcus Aurelius, emperor of Rome said, “If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself…… but to your estimate […]

Back-to-School Shopping

Back-to-school shopping can be costly, both financially and emotionally. Children feel peer pressure to have the “right” stuff and that influences us as parents. The writer of Hebrews said, “Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have…”’ Teach this truth in love to your children and it’ll give […]

Worried About Money?

  Do you fall asleep – and then wake up during the night – worried about your finances? Millions of Americans live under the burden of financial stress. Too much debt, job loss, medical bills, home and car repairs….. you name it….. affect people every day – and it can be crippling. At times it […]