Financial stress can affect your marriage, your family, and even your health. Stress and lack are not God’s plan for you. His plan is for you to prosper. If you are not handling your finances in line with God’s plan, then your whole life will be out of joint.
A large part of the stress people experience is due to lies they believe about their finances.
The first step in changing your situation is to change your thinking. We’re going to talk about three common lies that families believe and what God’s Word says about those issues.
I tried to teach my children when they were young that they were to be givers.
The Bible says, “God gives seed to the sower” (Isaiah 55:10; 2 Corinthians 910). It also says in Galatians 6:7 (KJV), “Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.” Continue reading…
No one is perfect and no marriage is perfect, but don’t give up just because you have to work at things.
Watch as Joe shares about the rough start he and his wife, Denise, had when they were first married.
Be encouraged to start building something great together!
Laugh-and-learn what fried bologna and getting a budget have to do with each other.
Most people, at least at one point in their lives, have lived paycheck to paycheck. That’s not a great long term strategy. Watch as Joe shares some stories the importance of having a budget.
When it comes to finances, we need to examine our attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors because poverty originates in our souls—not in our bank accounts. There are basically two categories people live in financially—BLESSED or BROKE. To be broke means you’re insolvent, you’re bankrupt, or simply that your debts outweigh your assets. God wants us to live on the blessed side, not the broke side.
Don’t wait for the New Year to set goals for yourself and your family.
All the money in the world can’t buy us peace and contentment. It can make our life easier, but it can’t buy happiness.
Have you ever found yourself in a surprising situation? You know, nobody likes a surprise unless it comes with a bow attached. Have you ever gotten a surprise about your finances?
In this Friday Funnies clip, Joe shares the story of one “surprising” financial situation where one man faced the same obstacle until he had a conversation with God that cleared some things up for him.
If you haven’t figured it out by now, know this—the devil is a liar, and he will do everything he can to keep you from having God’s blessing on your life! But the truth is he can’t stop the blessing!
Did you know your soul needs a bath on a consistent basis?
In Ephesians 5:26 the Bible talks about how the Word of God is like water that washes us clean. Just like our physical bodies can get polluted and dirty, our souls, or our thinking, can too. Any area of our thinking that doesn’t line up with God’s Word needs to be “washed” with His Word so that we think like Him. Changing our thinking will change our lives.