No matter how old you are, what’s happened (or not happened) in the past, God has a plan for good. The third week of January is typically when credit card statements start arriving with the bills from December shopping. It’s also when the routine of day-to-day work is now back to pre-holiday normal and the enemy has a way of using these things to plant seeds of doubt, despair, hopelessness and a whole host of other negative thoughts. The reality is that it doesn’t matter what time of the year, what day of the week, or what time it is - period.
Galatians 6:9 tells us to “not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up”. “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose” (Romans 8:28). These are the things that matter.
This week on Financial Grace, we’ll talk about some strategies for dealing with the financial realities of life. We’ll explore some non-financial strategies such as the time of day and where and how you look at your finances as well as some creative ideas around starting over.