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Why Millennials Should Travel Less

Our constant getaways come at a cost — try staying home for a lonely weekend.

5 Reasons Christians Should Be Generous

Why is generosity such a hard lesson for us to learn?

5 Money Mistakes That Are Also God Mistakes

The problems people have with money are similar to the problems people have with God.

Why Christmas Makes You Go Into Debt and Donate Money

For both retailers and non-profits, it’s the most wonderful time of the year.

Ask Laura: Do I tell my employer I’m pregnant?

This week, Laura advises a pregnant woman in pursuit of a job and a religion writer in search of money.

The Five Most Disturbing Things About a Benny Hinn Miracle Service

When Jesus’ way of life runs counter to your “Christian” teaching, there’s something wrong.

4 of Christianity’s Biggest Financial Blunders

The Christian church has made some world-changing mistakes with money.

Why Millennials Won’t Think and Grow Rich

Studies show Millennial attitudes on money are shifting — and becoming less spiritual.

The Church Needs Bolder Pastors to Boost Giving

Researchers say the decline in charitable giving will continue if congregants don’t embrace Jesus’ teachings on the poor.

Let’s Keep the Offering Plate

It might be old school of me, but I think there’s something important about giving in our place of worship.

Why Do You Give?

Generosity is at the root of God’s love for us. Gratitude then ought to be at the root of our generosity.

What Jesus Thought of Giving Good Money to Bad Religion

The famous story of the widow’s two coins is not about a poor person’s generosity, but a rich religion’s corruption.

Churches Need A New Giving Model

Nearly 85 percent of every dollar given in the U.S. has the potential to go to churches. We just have to learn how to ask for it.

Big Churches, Big Bucks

A new survey finds Southern senior pastors take home the highest salaries.

What You Lose When You Lose Everything (Or Even if it Just Feels that Way)

My hope and faith dissipated along with our loss of income, family and friends.

How Churches Are Finding Abundance in Hard Economic Times

Facing declining tithes and offerings, some churches are discovering the power of their theological imagination.

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What I Learned About Being Wealthy By Going Broke

If being rich was a sign of God’s blessing, was going broke a sign of God’s curse?

God and the I.R.S: What the Bible can teach us about tax policy

Nowhere does the Bible say that one tax system is preferable to another, and to suggest that one kind of regime has divine sanction is irreverent.