Why Do So Few Christians Have Serious Wealth or Influence? A Few Observations

Wealth & InfluenceAbout seven years ago, I started getting a very strong desire to greatly increase my financial giving to reputable Christian ministries that were spreading the gospel throughout the entire world and helping the poor. But in order to do that, I needed something way beyond the level of income my job was providing. I also had a growing sense that my career was never going to give me the ability to achieve all that God put me here for. Something was missing.

During that time, a question hit me: why is it that almost all the big business ideas, inventions and discoveries all go to secular people who are in many cases hostile to the church and the gospel?! I’m pretty sure some of you have also had that question. Well, in the last several years, I’ve compiled a list of reasons for why that seems to be the case.  Continue reading “Why Do So Few Christians Have Serious Wealth or Influence? A Few Observations”

Kingdom Protocols: Supernatural Business Transactions

Kingdom AlliancesHave you ever thought of the Bible in terms of a business transaction? That might sound strange at first glance but if you start looking, you might be surprised to find out that the topic of business is actually all over the Bible.

A couple years ago I was thrown into the realm of kingdom financial matters and I had no instruction book to tell me what to do. In the spirit of passing on my own learning so you don’t have to go through what I did – I bring you today’s blog post.  Continue reading “Kingdom Protocols: Supernatural Business Transactions”

Video Blog 1: Introduction to Me and the Website

Video Blog (1)The time has finally arrived and I’m now adding something new to my blog posts.  This is my first video blog where you can now get to know me as more than just a writer and a photo.  I’ll be adding more of these in the near future, including audio podcasts. For this first video, here are the topics I’m covering:  Continue reading “Video Blog 1: Introduction to Me and the Website”

Kingdom Alliances, Destinations & Callings

kingdom-alliancesWe are right now in a time described in the Bible as the “last days“.  For most of my life, I studied end times prophecy (eschatology) with a primarily negative perspective.  Only in the last couple years have I heard a very different type of message that transformed and balanced out my understanding.  This allowed me to have a more productive approach so I get in position for all God has planned now in this season.  Continue reading “Kingdom Alliances, Destinations & Callings”

Blog Update: New Products & Features | December 2016

dec-2016-blog-updateWith the end of 2016 in sight and 2017 right around the corner, I’m looking at a few expansion ideas for the new year. Friends and readers have made suggestions about things that I had been considering for much of the past year but the right timing and a few green lights were necessary before moving ahead.  Continue reading “Blog Update: New Products & Features | December 2016”