23 Dec, 2020

What Will You Receive This Christmas?

By |2020-12-23T04:19:38+00:00December 23rd, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on What Will You Receive This Christmas?

What Will You Receive This Christmas? What will you receive this Christmas? It never fails on Christmas morning. Near the end of the unwrapping of gifts, each one peeks to see if there is possibly one missed lonely gift somewhere underneath a branch of the tree. No one wants to miss a gift. And yet [...]

25 Nov, 2020

The Importance of Traditions

By |2020-11-25T13:17:48+00:00November 25th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on The Importance of Traditions

The word "tradition" evokes fond memories of the movie, Fiddler on the Roof. The main character Tevye (actor Nick Paone), harkened to his family and those around him in the surrounding culture by belting out a loud "Tradition!". This word underscored the dominant theme of the movie—being reliant on tradition and faith in times of [...]

28 Oct, 2020

Leaving a Legacy For All Time

By |2020-10-28T20:57:07+00:00October 28th, 2020|COVID-19, Faith, Fear, Generations, Legacy|Comments Off on Leaving a Legacy For All Time

"It was the worst of times . . . it was the best of times." Regularly cited as one of the best novels of all time, the classic novel, "A Tale of Two Cities" by Author Charles Dickens painted a picture of what it was like to live during the French Revolution and the Reign [...]

26 Feb, 2020

The Legacy of a Godly Parent

By |2020-02-26T18:53:01+00:00February 26th, 2020|Family, Legacy, Lifestyle|Comments Off on The Legacy of a Godly Parent

Deep in every parent's soul is an ache and a deep desire for their children to know God. To not suffer in this world. To be successful. To be happy. But from the moment we are given our precious children, there is a battle for their souls that will have an impact on their ability [...]

1 Feb, 2020

The Making of a Legacy

By |2020-01-09T23:02:39+00:00February 1st, 2020|Family, Legacy, Lifestyle|Comments Off on The Making of a Legacy

Using a Legacy Letter to Preserve Your Life's Lessons for Future Generations Your legacy isn’t just about your assets. Of course, as part of our Life-Centered Planning process, we will help you coordinate with attorneys and tax experts to create an estate plan that will provide for your heirs in accordance with your last wishes. [...]

27 Jan, 2020

A Resolution for Wisdom

By |2020-01-27T16:43:35+00:00January 27th, 2020|Family, Legacy, Lifestyle|Comments Off on A Resolution for Wisdom

We've settled into our routines once again in this new year, perhaps made some changes and recalibrated how we will invest the days that God has given. Before the days slip by too quickly, what is it that we had in our hearts to pursue and apply in our lives this year? That thing [...]

22 Nov, 2019

The Making of a Generous Heart

By |2019-11-22T22:04:41+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Christian, generous, Legacy, Lifestyle, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on The Making of a Generous Heart

Hebrews 13:16 (NIV) “And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.” Walking up to a doorstep on Halloween, a little boy discovered an empty bowl of candy and instinctively put his hands into his own bag to replenish the empty bowl. Sometimes from the [...]

5 Nov, 2019

Avoiding the Entitlement Mentality—Teaching Children and Grandchildren the Value of Hard Work

By |2019-11-07T15:26:17+00:00November 5th, 2019|Christian, Dad, Entitlement, Father, Generations, Grandparents, Legacy, Mom, Wealth, Wisdom, Work|Comments Off on Avoiding the Entitlement Mentality—Teaching Children and Grandchildren the Value of Hard Work

First Featured on Forbes.com Have you ever heard anybody say, “We want to make the lives of our children easier than we had it growing up”? Maybe you’ve said it too. But is that the best? The next generation can be prone to a spirit of entitlement when things are just given to them and [...]

31 Oct, 2019

Living with an Eternal Perspective

By |2019-10-31T17:33:17+00:00October 31st, 2019|Christian, Legacy, Lifestyle, Steward, Wealth, Wisdom|Comments Off on Living with an Eternal Perspective

Living in the rhythm of our daily routines, we can lose sight of the eternal perspective Jesus intended for us to live by. Our Kingdom focus can become blurry while we attend to all the pressing needs surrounding us. And yet living with an eternal perspective in every aspect of our lives would relieve so [...]