If there is one thing following Yeshua has taught me, it is that every step of the journey with Him takes you deeper into trust. Every fear we are faced with is a choice to base our security in ourselves, our jobs, our titles, our "callings," our money, our community, idols or...in our God. You… Continue reading Security
So you cannot become my disciple without giving up everything you own. Luke 14:33 In the New Testament, scriptures discussing money do not begin with budgeting, inheritances, or tithing, they begin with the beauty and value of Yeshua Messiah. Is He really worth everything you own? Is He really worth your money? Your land? Your… Continue reading Entering the Costly Kingdom: Giving up Everything?
Making disciples, loving those in need, furthering His work in the world...So now we know what He wants, but can we give it to Him? Can I offer my life up to disciple the nations and serve those in need? Is there enough money to send me out to make disciples and work on the… Continue reading Poverty in the Kingdom of Abundance
Jesus talked about money a lot, not simply to make theological points but as practical advice for entering the Kingdom of God. I believe that this fact is way more important than anyone really wants to admit. In fact, by leaving the financial commandments of Jesus out of Christian teaching and discipleship, we are damaging… Continue reading Making your money work
I want to invite you to a way of thinking about money that has the potential to end the confusion and cognitive dissonance regarding our finances as Christians. Warning: This is not likely Dave Ramsey approved content (though I do think God wants you to have financial peace, living debt-free, by walking in radical reliance).… Continue reading The Kingdom Economy: Radical Reliance, Radical Generosity, Radical Receiving