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11 Reasons Why YOU Should Start A Blog

11 Reasons Why YOU Should Start A Blog
– Updated For 2015 – If you have a brain, you should have a blog! Have you ever thought about having your own blog? I’d bet that almost everyone who likes to read blogs has, at one time or another, also thought about starting one of their own. And why not? These days it’s so ...

Cézanne’s Art – A Study of Inner Lives and Outward Facades

Cézanne's Art – A Study of  Inner Lives and Outward Facades
“When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God-made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.”   On a rain-soaked July afternoon in 1939, a sleek Talbot-Lago cabriolet roared towards Paris on the Route Verte. Unexpectedly, the black car skidded on a patch ...

American Consumerism – Soothing Our Spiritual Void

American Consumerism - Soothing Our Spiritual Void
Throughout the economic uncertainties of the last several years there has been a steady stream of finger pointing, name calling and class division, all in an effort to expose those who were responsible for getting us into the largest economic mess since the Great Depression. But in the here and now, calling out the miscreants ...

Why You’ll Probably Need Less Money To Retire Than You’ve Been Told 5

Why You’ll Probably Need Less Money To Retire Than You’ve Been Told
Don’t let the “retirement police” sap your motivation to keep socking money away.   We’ve all heard it – that mantra that beats out from the gurus and pied pipers of the financial planning and “financial independence” world reminding us of the large sacks of cash that we’re going to need in order to “retire”. ...

It’s Never Too Late to Save for Retirement 9

It's Never Too Late to Save for Retirement
Is it biblical to save and invest money for retirement? What about those Bible passages that seem to teach against saving and storing up for an earthly life? Well, here’s the bottom line: We can be savers and investors only if we are also givers. By acquiring the discipline to save for the future, we ...

Career Growth Is a Worthy Goal 4

Career Growth Is a Worthy Goal
Hey, with very few exceptions everyone has to do something to bring in some money on a regular basis, right? And I find it interesting that when you talk to people about how they earn their pay, most tend to talk about what they do in three different ways. They either say, “it’s just a ...

Crossing The Line: Frugal To Stingy 4

Crossing The Line: Frugal To Stingy
I’m always up for discovering some great ways to save money, and over the years I’ve found out that many of the best ways to save money are also the simplest. And I’ll just say right off the bat that probably the overall simplest and most effective way to save money that has been revealed ...

I Need to Make More Money 7

I Need to Make More Money
Is it okay for a Christian to desire to make more money? Is it okay to want to be rich? Where exactly do we draw the line between “not rich” and “rich”? To put things in perspective, let’s first take a couple of seconds to answer these four questions: – Are you wearing clothes? – ...