Your time, talent and treasure are being consumed daily. But will they bring eternal dividends?
Let’s step around the corner of time, shall we? Let’s pay a visit to the next phase of your life.
Why not? I have some ideas about the possibilities of everyday living. I’ve tried and experienced them myself, and I’ve seen them lived out by people I care about.
“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose.” Jim Elliot
I can predict what might be in store for you. As a matter of fact, I’ve made much of my living in the prediction business. I examine a stock, make an educated projection about its future, and invest accordingly. I’ve learned that the future of any stock is all about the people who stand behind it. So I’ve had to learn about people, too. I’ve had to observe their values and their habits.
In both kinds of ventures—in the fates of stocks and people—there are what we call “leading indicators” that predict future performance. We look to certain factors to help us predict success.
There are also factors, based on biblical principles, which show us how to lay up treasure in Heaven—treasure that will be enjoyed for eternity. These principles of KingdomNomics not only change our earthly life, but more importantly, our eternal future.
Have you ever wondered about what you can expect when you get to Heaven? (Read More)
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Three Kinds of Believers
I’m something of a student of human behavior, and I’ve come to some conclusions about how most people in the world relate to God and his gifts. With regard to those who do make some kind of attempt to serve God, I’ve observed that there are basically three kinds of believers in this world. (Read More)
Plan and purpose are concepts that flow beautifully through the entire Bible. There is nothing random or spontaneous about our God and his works. He is purposeful in all things.
God’s kingdom is increased by men and women who tap into the purpose that God has for them. They understand that their story is part of a much bigger story, his story, and this great insight becomes their guiding light.
Perhaps the greatest verse in the Bible on the subject of God’s will is this one: “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (Jeremiah 29:11).
Consider what that one verse means for your life. (Read More)
The Strategic Few
Are you among the few who make the greatest difference for Christ within your sphere of influence?
Many people choose what is easy. Few people champion the kind of principles we’re discussing with KingdomNomics. Fewer still are those who will live them out. Being intentional about the use of our time, talent, and treasure is difficult. So we may not be surrounded by a great crowd of enthusiastic adherents to these ideas. But they are still true. They actually work in this life, bringing great joy and contentment. (Read More)
Time, Talent, Treasure
Have you ever wondered why God has entrusted you with resources?
KingdomNomics is living life by the principles defining value from God’s point of view, as outlined in the Scriptures.
We all have time, talent, and treasure, and these are being consumed daily. The question is, by what? Are they being consumed for temporal pursuits, or for things that are eternal? (Read More)