Christmas Lessons on Repentance and Redemption from Three Villains

This December, for the first time ever, I read Charles Dickens’s book, A Christmas Carol (free on Kindle). Of course, I've heard the story, but my own eyes have never seen and experienced the rhythm with which Dickens wrote. It reminded me that as much as we try to avoid it, we all have small bits of Scrooge within us. Still, we must remember that God always stands at the window … [Read more...]

3 Financial Villains Who Broke Free from the Disease of Greed

The top of any list of financial villains is always the stingy and hard hearted Ebenezer Scrooge.  Ebenezer exemplifies everything that is wrong with excessive greed and wealth. The second best known financial villain is the empty hearted Grinch.  The life (if we could call it that ) of the Grinch was full of hatred, greed, and a general please-rain-on-my-party attitude. Our third, perhaps … [Read more...]