Prayers for When You Feel Anxious About Money
September 14th, 2016

Prayers for When You Feel Anxious About Money

Hannah DeMarco

You’ve done everything right. You budget each month—this much for groceries, that much for rent. No unnecessary meals out. No new shoes. But there’s just never enough for savings. We’ll get there next month, you think. We’ll have a little extra then. And ...

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5 Prayers for When You Lose Control of Your Money
November 19th, 2015

5 Prayers for When You Lose Control of Your Money

Nicholas Hemming

A family member once described money as a tool. “It will take you wherever you want, but it won’t replace you as the driver, ” he said. While I agree with the sentiment of this quote, it provides little assurance when money is tight. Sometimes, your children ...

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4 Prayers for When You Have No Money
November 3rd, 2015

4 Prayers for When You Have No Money

Nicholas Hemming

As you sit down at your desk, and prepare for another day in the office, you overhear a conversation between two of your coworkers. “My husband and I just closed on a house in the most perfect neighborhood, ” one of them says. She names a part of town ...

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Where Do You Turn When You Have No Money?
October 13th, 2015

Where Do You Turn When You Have No Money?

Nicholas Hemming

While out to dinner with a friend, you bite your lip, reach for the check and anxiously read the total on the bottom of the bill. Discouraged, you pull out your credit card, planning to charge another purchase you can’t afford. But before the server returns to ...

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4 Prayers for When You’re Living Paycheck to Paycheck
September 10th, 2015

4 Prayers for When You’re Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Nicholas Hemming

As you pay your bills, you get that familiar sinking feeling. Your expenses—groceries, mortgage, car payments, gas, clothes for the kids—add up quickly. Next month we’ll have more wiggle room, you think. But as you click “submit” on your last bill, you wonder if you’re just ...

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How Can I Rely On God When Finances Cause Stress In My Marriage?
April 2nd, 2015

How Can I Rely On God When Finances Cause Stress In My Marriage?

Nicholas Hemming

As my wife and I prepared for marriage, we received more warnings—and more tips, suggestions and recommendations for success—than we ever imagined. While working to absorb all of the information shared with us, we noticed a common thread: almost every couple has grappled with the tension of managing finances. ...

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Trusting God When You’re Overwhelmed With Debt
March 20th, 2015

Trusting God When You’re Overwhelmed With Debt

Sarah Ortiz

Nobody likes debt. Although healthy debt management can open doors to success and security, it also has the potential to get out of control quickly, sometimes becoming a burden that feels unmanageable. I remember my very first credit card. I turned 18 during my senior year of high ...

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How to Pay the Bills Without Feeling Despair
March 10th, 2015

How to Pay the Bills Without Feeling Despair

Nicholas Hemming

Life often feels like a checklist of paying bills and meeting budgets. Just when you have a grasp on the big ticket items—rent, mortgage, car payments—all the little details become increasingly prominent. Phone bills grow, insurance premiums rise and utilities become harder to manage, leaving you searching for the ...

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