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One of the core values of a healthy marriage should include healthy finances. Even more importantly, although the marital bed should be kept warm and undefiled, it can indeed become cold, unsafe and distant — the space between spouses during times of financial unrest can feel like a deep, dark, bleak abyss. Of course, the coolness of the mattress can happen for several reasons, but studies have shown that increasing distance between spouses is often...

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Have you ever been scrolling through Instagram only to come across an account of someone in a new outfit or on a beach and then immediately wonder, “I think it’s time for me to buy a new outfit (or book a vacation”…)  Yeah. Us too.  There are times that we all may have fallen victim to the fear of missing out (you know, FOMO). This fear is not a new phenomenon, but one that is highlighted...

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Like any of the unhealthy cycles, patterns, and templates of our lives, poverty is another that God does not intend for us. He actually desires that, not only do we have everything that we need, but that we live inside of His abundance. He is a God of extravagance and of generosity, and everything in the heavens and the earth belongs to Him. He delights in spreading His wealth, gifting all that He has to...

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Budgeting money can appear to be a very intimidating task. All those numbers and calculations is enough to make anyone’s head spin … … which is probably why most people choose to just ignore their finances altogether! After all, ignorance is bliss, right? Statistics show that almost 80% of full-time workers are living paycheck to paycheck. That means that if an emergency were to pop up at any moment (and let’s be honest, they often...

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Trying to take control of your money but have having a hard time getting your spouse on board? Do you find it awkward or uncomfortable when you try to discuss the state of your finances? Does money often cause arguments in your relationship? Looking to change the future of your finances but need a little help getting the conversation going? It’s difficult when you find yourself in any of the above situations, but fear not!...

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God is looking for husband and wife teams that are wise in kingdom financial management principles. It is important that couples understand the purpose of finances as stewards of God’s resources. Without management, there is no growth in God. God wants to see how well we manage our affairs, how we communicate, how we spend our time, what we do with our money, and how wisely or foolishly we use the resources at our disposal....

Class is back in session! While many have already started school and others are yet waiting, parents from all over are brimming with excitement to send their children back to school. August and September mark the beginning of the school year, and as such, school shopping is a primary concern for many parents across the U.S. But no need to fear, I have a great solution for you and your kids to start the school...

Awe, summer is upon us and we have made it through the color of fall, the freeze of winter, and the unpredictability of spring. But summer is a whole different can of worms. A few things we know about summer is: it will be HOT, there will be block buster movie releases, our kids will be out of school, there will be countless road trips, weddings and family reunions documented on social media and our professional...