Riches of Poverty (Devotional)

I often write down my reflections & prayers when I read Scripture. I pray that this challenges you to take Jesus seriously and helps you grow in your faith! I encourage you to read the passage first and then read my writing. Mark 12:41-44 Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were putContinue reading “Riches of Poverty (Devotional)”

Toxic Charity

Thanks to the Kairos Project, I have been profoundly challenged in my views of giving and charity. One of the assignments is to read certain books about the effects of charities on different people groups. The book I am currently reading is – Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help. To summarizeContinue reading “Toxic Charity”

Three Reasons Why YOU Need a Budget!

In a couple of weeks, Ashley and I will be celebrating our one-year anniversary! Today I was thinking about some of the practical things that made our first year together a success. One of the many tools we implemented was a budget that we actually use. YOU NEED A BUDGET!!!!! I cannot overemphasize that point.Continue reading “Three Reasons Why YOU Need a Budget!”