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Insomnia Help: 4 Steps to a Good Night’s Sleep

Millions of Americans find themselves wide awake in the wee hours of the night. If you’re one of them, you might be suffering from one of a number of possible issues linked to sleep and heart health.
Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take to correct these situations.

5 Things You Need to Say 'No' to for a Good Marriage

For some things it's easy to say "no" - To kids who want their 3rd bowl of ice cream, to teens who want to skip school, and to door-to-door salespeople - saying “no” is easy.  But when it comes to marriage, it isn’t easy to discern when to say “no.”

Here are 5 things you can say “no” to in order to better your marriage.

The Prayer God Always Answers

I am aware of little that God does in my life. I certainly notice the prayers he hasn't yet answered. But I've been asking God to show me more of those 10,000 things. I've asked him to show me more of his glory, his amazing grace toward me, and the way he works in all the details of my life.

12 Ways to Live Well and Spend Less

You don’t have to spend more money or time to get more out of life.  The best things in life really are free, and spending less money on what you do have to buy can enrich your life in priceless ways.

Here’s how you can live well while spending less

Bring Out the Best in Your Husband

If your husband sees that you believe in him no matter what, he'll gain the confidence to believe in himself and change for the better.

Here's how you can bring out the best in your husband by encouraging him.

10 Things You Never Need to Worry About

As I’ve grown older, I’ve made it a point to not waste a day worrying about something I can’t control.

Here are ten things that you never need to worry about if you follow God’s trustworthy Word and depend on the One who can do all things...

Allowances, Chores and Teaching Stewardship

Should you give your child an allowance? Should it be connected to chores? Financial and parenting expert Shane Barkley addresses the differing approaches to teaching kids money management skills.

It's Time to be OK with Never Getting Married

"What if I never marry?" They say people fear public speaking more than death itself, but I believe there’s a greater fear than this. The fear of never getting married is rampant.  And it is crippling Christian women. It’s time. It’s more than time.

It’s time to be okay with never getting married.

Rest: The Forgotten Key to Our Emotional Well-Being

We live in a world where late nights and early mornings validate our human struggle, where doing without physical or emotional sustenance equates with a personal suffrage of sorts. We pass the days telling ourselves when this project is over or this season is done, then we can rest - and we believe those lies.

Protect Your Financial Future

Life is a series of milestones, and at each stage the financial protection of assets, dreams, and goals is important. Whether you are raising a family, moving to a larger home, or planning for college tuition payments and retirement, life insurance is an important consideration for protecting your family and assets

Building a Successful Budget

Whether you’re trying to pay off bills, save for a dream vacation or create a nest egg for retirement, having a sound budget is often the first step toward bringing about your financial goals. While "budgeting" is often associated with cutting spending, creating and sticking to a budget can be a fairly painless process with the right plan in place.

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