Embracing Missional Frugality

Perhaps you’re not familiar with the term missional. Basically, to be missional is to adopt the stance of a missionary in all you do. There’s a lot of buzz right now (at least back when I was able to keep up with the North American buzz) about the concept of churches becoming missional. The call is for churches to do everything with intentionality in order to reach out to those around … [Read more...]

6 Reasons to Use Skype When Making Business Related Calls from Home

Inevitably, it is going to happen.  Someone is going to mess up your order, billing, delivery, or even the product itself.  Life is always filled with mistakes.  As such, you will have the responsibility to follow up with a call with the company to try and sort out the mess. When that happens, Skype is a great tool for making all business related calls. Why Making Business Calls With Skype … [Read more...]

Borrower is Slave to the Lender | The Point

If I had one follow-up question on my original article that asked the question is the borrower slave to the lender, my question would have been – what’s the point?  Craig, what are you trying to say?  What is the application?  Honestly, until I read all the comments, I don’t know if I could have answered that question.  I was just thinking on paper.  However, I’m slowly starting to develop a … [Read more...]

How I Saved 98% On Overseas Phone Calls

If you have friends or family that you regularly call, you should consider the cost saving possibilities with Skype (affiliate link).  If you have friends or family overseas, you really need to check out Skype overseas calling options. How Skype Changed the Dynamics of Overseas Calling My family moved to Papua New Guinea in May 2006.  At that time, there was only one option for calls to North … [Read more...]