If you won one million dollars, what would you do first? How would you live? What if instead of the million dollars, you were given something even better?
But this isn't just about our hard-earned paychecks. It's about our entire lives. It's about how we cut out our evening devotions because work was tough and all we want is to curl up in front of Netflix (guilty). We can't keep making these excuses.
Summary: What does it mean to be someone's fan? In this age of cancel culture, stans, and gatekeeping, the rules of fandom can get so blurry. I like K-Pop, but am I not a true fan because I don't have a bias or know the age, role, and blood type of all the members of … Continue reading Is Love A Business Transaction? (Leviticus 27)
Summary: What is in your wallet? Do you check way too often, like I do? Do you love budgeting or do you hate it? Do you have any idea what's in your account? Do you even want to know? I care way too much about my money, and although most people aren't as anal as … Continue reading What’s In Your Wallet? (Leviticus 25)
Summary: I remember going to my first Broadway show. It was Lion King, and it was fantastic. My best friend and I made it to the show just in time, running up the stairs past a glittery woman in an elephant costume and scooting past seatmates as the lights dimmed and the first song began. After … Continue reading The Money Secret They Don’t Want You To Know (Leviticus 7)
Summary: Are you risk-averse or risk-tolerant? I remember learning these terms while studying Personal Finance in high school and shuddering as I considered the type of people who would jump headfirst into risky investments, banking money on volatile stocks that could leave them with either a significant loss or a huge benefit. The idea horrified … Continue reading Bargain Hunting (Exodus 17)
Summary: Ain't nothin' like a gooood man... This song used to annoy the mess out of me when I was younger but it's so catchy and really, like, so true. There's this longing inside of a lot of us for a good man or a good woman. We want to connect with someone on a romantic, … Continue reading Started From The Top Now We’re Here (Genesis 39)
Summary: I kind of hate to be praised. I mean, okay, of course I like it when people admire something I'm doing or tell me that I'm working hard and doing a good job. But I also feel the pressure go up just the tiniest notch when I get that little bit of adulation. What … Continue reading I Can Do Bad All By Myself (Genesis 26)
Summary: One of my favorite genres of music is Christian rap/hip-hop. It cracks me up. Don't get me wrong, some Christian hip-hop artists write really good music, especially these days. But there are some songs, circa 2009 and earlier, whose lyrics and delivery just have me rolling. So many of them sound like they're trying … Continue reading Ballin’ (Genesis 23)