June 16, 2017
In Genesis 1-3 we find that in the perfect era of Creation, God introduced two institutions for people that were good - work and marriage. With the introduction of sin, both of those were compromised, with work becoming toilsome and marriage conflicted. We have an opportunity through business to not only demonstrate the Good News of Jesus in how people experience work, but to foster cultures that redeem, restore, and build up God-honoring marriages as well. Consider these brutal facts:Read More
July 10, 2014
God's Word speaks loudly and clearly on the common issues of money and marriage. We're to see both of these issues through our Lord's eyes if we're to be centered on the truth and become faithful stewards of the resources and relationships He has sovereignly given us. Christ is the unifying 'third strand' in the cord of a strong marriage, and His eternal purposes are to be central to how we handle money in a true one flesh marriage (Gn 2:24 & Mt 19:5-6) that honors Him and produces eternal fruit.
It is God's intention for money to be a unifying force in every Christian marriage. He calls us to one-flesh relationships and godly stewardship of our household resources built on our unity in Christ. Unfortunately, statistics show that money is currently the #1 dividing force in marriage!Read More