What is the Price of Your Integrity?

What is the Price of Your Integrity?

Moreover it is required in stewards that one be found faithful. (I Corinthians 4:2, NKJV) How much is your integrity worth to you? I recently went to a major retail store to buy some landscape lights. After looking at a dozen different styles, I found what I wanted....
The Love Factor of Giving

The Love Factor of Giving

If I give all I possess to the poor…but do not have love, I gain nothing. (I Corinthians 13:3, NIV) “Dad, should I pay tithe on my gross or net income?” Teaching children about godly and charitable giving is one of the primary responsibilities of parents....
Do You Demonstrate Taxable Integrity?

Do You Demonstrate Taxable Integrity?

Then Jesus said to them, “Give back to Caesar what is Caesar’s and to God what is God’s.” (Mark 12:17,  NIV) “What the IRS doesn’t know won’t hurt them.” Those words came from my college professor while justifying his reasons for intentionally...
What is Your True Net Worth?

What is Your True Net Worth?

Yours, LORD, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours. Yours, LORD, is the kingdom; you are exalted as head over all. Wealth and honor come from you; you are the ruler of all things. In...
Mind over Money

Mind over Money

Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. (II Corinthians 9:6-8,...
My Checkbook had Racing Stripes

My Checkbook had Racing Stripes

I was young and now I am old, yet I have never seen the righteous forsaken or their children begging bread. (Psalm 37:25, NIV). My checkbook had racing stripes on it. The smell of burning tires seemed to fill the air as the funds kept racing out of my account. I was...