An Open Discussion About Wealthy Christians | Part I

Several months ago I asked my friend and fellow blogger, Paul Williams (from Provident Planning), if we could have an email discussion about Christians and wealth.  I think a lot about that topic.  Occasionally I write about it too.  Below are some of my articles on the topic: Is Christian Wealth an Oxymoron? Should Christians Build Wealth Like Crazy? How Can Wealth Strengthen Your … [Read more...]

Is Christian Wealth an Oxymoron?

It’s been a while since I’ve had a reader question. If you want to ask a question, you’re welcome to contact me. This week I had the following question/comment from a reader. Why do you think there is such a black lash to Christians being wealthy? Some internet blogs and various media outlets think it quite the contradiction for a Christian to be wealthy.  Is it because of Matthew 19:24? Or … [Read more...]

How to Become an Accidental Millionaire

In this blog I have never really provided much information on how to build wealth like crazy.  I guess I’ve never really jumped on the build-wealth-like-crazy bandwagon.  But, today I'm going to show you how easy it is to become a millionaire.  In fact, I'll show you how to become a millionaire by accident. Earlier this year on his radio show Dave Ramsey asked something like - Why are we so … [Read more...]

Dave Ramsey Review: Should Christians Build Wealth Like Crazy?

On the bottom of every page in the book The Total Money Makeover Dave Ramsey writes the words, “Live like no one else, so that you can live like no one else.”  Unfortunately, Dave Ramsey never completely defines what that means.  My understanding of the phrase is something like this - “don’t buy something now, so that in the future you can buy something better.”  This makes me wonder: Do I … [Read more...]