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Rest Impacts Finances

Do you struggle to rest? I’m not good at resting. Our heavenly Father rested after he created the world and He gave us the Sabbath to rest. The problem is that many of us don’t really know how. Forbes reports that despite a nearly $65 billion a year sleep aid market, millions of Americans are […]

Driven By Success

Are you driven by the desire for success?  Today, Crown’s founder, Larry Burkett, talks about living with the right priorities.   If you’ve been blessed with My MoneyLife, I invite you to discover the Crown Stewardship Podcasts. They focus on helping you find freedom in your finances and career. You can subscribe on Spotify and […]

Stewardship of Your Health

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away!” I like to add to that expression: “A walk a day keeps a healthy 401(k)!” Keeping an active lifestyle keeps you fit and saves you a significant amount of money. It reduces long-term health costs, allowing you to save and plan for big purchases, retirement, and generous […]

Find Work/Rest Balance

Are you getting enough rest? One of my sons thought I was a workaholic until he had to support a family. He then ate those words! God gave Adam a job before sin entered the world. Work’s good for us – a blessing! Plus, whether at home or at an office, work grants opportunities to […]

Ready For Vacation

Covid-fatigued and ready for a family vacation?  A new study released by Expedia reveals that Americans are more vacation-deprived than ever. The average American employee took only 8 vacation days in 2020, the fewest number among 16 countries surveyed. Many respondents replied that it’s been over a year since they took a vacation. Some used […]

Getting Your Priorities in Order

What price are you willing to pay for ‘success’? Your health? Your marriage? Today, Crown’s founder, Larry Burkett, says it may be time to renegotiate.     If you’re struggling with credit card debt, I recommend Christian Credit Counselors. For more information call the Crown Helpline: 800-722-1976 or visit us online at

‘Work From Home’ Burnout

Feeling burned out? Finding balance is tough when working from home. We know the importance of healthy eating, exercise, time off, and sleep. In April, the Harvard Business Review published “3 Tips to Avoid ‘Work From Home’ Burnout.” The authors report the importance of drawing lines between our professional and personal lives  – and they […]

Obsessed With Your Work

Are you a workaholic? Now work is a good thing! God created work as a blessing. He gave Adam a job to do before sin ever entered the world. Our jobs – whether in an office or at home with the kids – are a great opportunity for us to glorify God, but it’s easy […]

Idleness Is Costly

Do you guard your time? To live with purpose, you must steward it wisely. We often don’t realize how much time is wasted in idleness.  Unfortunately, it limits productivity and can cause wasteful spending. I know most of us are cooped up at home due to the current circumstances we’re facing, and it’s easy to […]