This book provides young married couples with a wealth of biblical and commonsense advice for building a solid financial foundation. He also focuses on common financial pitfalls that can cause marital problems.
First-time fathers are often intimidated by their new role, but they need not fear any longer. This helpful guide provides 90 inspirational two-page devotions, each based on Scripture and rich with practical advice. Lists of other helpful books and Web sites give readers even more resources from which to draw. This book is the perfect gift for baby showers, Father's Day, or as an encouragement to any new dad.
Are you one of the tens of millions of folks that do not/will not have the "magical" one million dollars when retiring? If you are, this book will assist you in planning for a comfortable retirement within your risk tolerance level. It will provide insights about how to achieve a comfortable level of return on retirement investments, while protecting your original principal by generating an income flow from dividends that will fill the gap between retirement benefits and the income necessary to live out a satisfying retirement. The book covers the following topics: 1. How to assess your financial resources 2. Developing a plan for personal finances 3. Determining how much you really need to live during retirement 4. The basics of brokerage accounts, how to use them and how to manage them 5. How to determine your personal risk level 6. How to allocate your funds based upon your acceptable level of risk 7. Proven techniques to evaluate securities for portfolio inclusion 8. What is The Protected Principal Retirement Strategy, and how to apply it
Money doesn’t have to hurt your marriage. If you and your spouse are newly married, you probably have a lot of questions about how to make, spend, and invest money. Financial expert Larry Burkett can help you avoid the financial pitfalls many young couples encounter. In this highly practical guide, he helps you: Understand how God uses money in a marriage Make wise choices about credit cards Design a budget that you both like Stop bad habits before they start Teach your children about finances Decide what type of investments are right for you … and much more. Starting Out Right offers solid biblical direction and time-tested advice to help you make wise financial choices that will last a lifetime.
The Millionaire Journey intertwines an easy to follow 7 step process to help ANYONE make the journey to Financial Freedom with a charming allegory. It is wisdom from a regular guy who made it before he was 55, to inspire EVERYONE not only to make the journey for themselves but also to leave a legacy for others! The Steps of the Journey are: 1. Make up your mind to go: Think for yourself. Dont be normal! 2. Get to the train station: Take only what you need. Leave the rest behind! 3. Pick the right track: three legged stool: passion, skills and value in the marketplace. 4. Pick your train: Job train, Career train, or Entrepreneurial Express? 5. Fuel the engine: Invest continuously to keep the train moving. 6. Look at the landscape: Enjoy the ride, find new opportunities, and explore the world. 7. Leave a legacy: Impact the world by leading and giving. Are you ready for the ride? If so, buckle up with me as we begin the journey. All aboard!
A generous supply of biblically guided materials for motivating, organizing, and training God's people in caring for others in a variety of situations. This manual provides leaders with clear guidelines for setting up church care ministries. CHRISTIANITY / PASTOR'S RESOURCE
Marriage is one of the most significant commitments any person can make in this life. Amongst the myriad of preparations you can make, what is most important for a lasting, healthy relationship? Understanding that marriage is not eternal—but its fruit is—Mike and Anne Rizzo, seasoned marriage counselors, turn our gaze Godward. A vertical focus, on the Creator of marriage, becomes the best foundation for building a beautiful, life-long bond with your future spouse. How does Scripture's bridal paradigm play into your daily relationship, and what is the ultimate goal of your union? Practical and visionary, Vertical Marriage will help you evaluate your relationship, establish a marital vision, understand God's unique design for your marriage and future, and set expectations for the nitty-gritty details of life together. For use with a marriage counselor or independently, Vertical Marriage is a premarital manual designed for engaged couples and those already married who desire to establish a powerful partnership of eternal significance.