Is your financial professional qualified?

In the preparation of selecting specific investments for your portfolios, it is advisable to seek the help of a professional.  Your choice of an investment professional is critical. Ask yourself the following question: Is my financial professional qualified? Before hiring a financial professional, you should first establish that the financial professional is a Christian, and […]

The Biblical principle of steady plodding

Investing is a tool that each of us should use to accomplish financial objectives. We  can accumulate wealth by spending less than we earn and invest the difference over a long time period. We preserve wealth by following the Biblical principles of diversification, professional advice, and by having a long time horizon. Investment speculation should […]

Investing or Gambling?

The ultimate investment is investing in eternity. Jesus tells us in Matthew 6:20 “But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal.” I have had a few Christian ask me “Is investing the same as gambling?” The answer is no. […]

An avenue for God to bless

God’s Word gives us many examples why we should invest God’s assets. The best known is the parable of the Talents found in Matthew 25:14-30. The master gave each of his steward’s talents, and these talents served as an avenue in which the stewards could be found faithful and be blessed. This parable also shows […]