Are We Making Minimum Payments to the Poor?

If you are part of a church, can I ask you to consider something I’ve been thinking about lately? Are we, as a church, making minimum payments to the poor?  Or better yet, am I, as an individual, making minimum payments to the poor? All of us know that if you make minimum payments on credit card debt, you are basically just treading water.  When you make minimum payments, the situation … [Read more...]

5 Lies of Efficiency and Productivity

“Time is money”.  All too often, North American life is all about the results. You need to coordinate and plan your day so as to make the largest possible contribution in the smallest possible time. At a very young age, we are taught, and accept, these apparent truths. The North American view of time separates us from many places around the world.  To us, time is the most precious … [Read more...]