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Buying That First Car

You shall have no other gods before Me. – Exodus 20:3 After the rather dark and distressing nature of last week’s post, I’m ready for a little levity. One of the most humorous situations occurred when I got my first car—and my

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Don’t Buy These Three Money Myths

  And He said: “Take heed that you not be deceived. For many will come in My name, saying ‘I am He.’ And, ‘The time has drawn near.’ Therefore do not go after them. – Luke 21:8 With all the avenues

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Lessons from that First Job

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might. Ecclesiastes 9:10a   Remember your first job? For a lot of us, maybe most of us, that was when we were teenagers with no aspirations other than getting our

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Summer Produce Savings

But others fell on good ground and yielded a crop; some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty. Matthew 13:8 The food budget is being pinched in all areas but none more than produce. Aside from the normal inflation, floods and

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Freedom to Dream

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. –2 Corinthians 3:17 We’re fortunate to still live in a country in which we can dream. Maybe your dream is to work for

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The Right Side of the Budget

And when he brings out his own sheep, he goes before them; and the sheep follow him, for they know his voice. –John 10:4 I tried to get out of this post. A little accident left me feeling…well, crabby. My

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Getting Through the Lean Years

 And the seven years of famine began to come, as Joseph had said. The famine was in all lands, but in all the land of Egypt there was bread. –Genesis 41:54 While I was working toward my BBA I took

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Getting on the Right Road

Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Matthew 7:13 All roads are not equal, but there’s a right way

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Every Household Needs a Piggybank

  He who is faithful in what is least is faithful also in much; and he who is unjust in what is least is unjust also in much. – Luke 16:10 If there’s anywhere money can get away from you,

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Save for Entertainment

Then He said to him, “A certain man gave a great supper and invited many.” – Luke 14:16   Yes, everyone needs to be entertained at times. Life would be too boring without something to look forward to. Entertainment is

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