Today, almost everyone has a smartphone and they use it to research all kinds of things before they make a decision. Therefore, your church website plays a vital role in acquiring and retaining members. Figure out who they are and what they want and then go give them that.
Worker cooperatives are similar to regular companies in some ways. In other ways, they are very different. The greatest difference is the way it feels to suddenly have control over your work environment and assurance that none of the profit goes to someone who only provided the capital and no work.
Before you can make disciples, you have to get them to come. First impression is everything. Newcomers will typically decide within a few minutes whether they will come back or not. Make every second count.
Independent contractors, freelancers, gig and other on-demand workers often compete against each other all pursuing the same clients. Many fail to achieve the compensation level their traditionally employed colleagues enjoy.
You probably have a business plan and a marketing plan, right? But do you have an exit plan? Almost no one does. Getting one when you are forced to is too late. Get started today.
Choosing the right career for you is the most important thing you can do to ensure that your life will be as enjoyable as possible.
Having a credit card is not only a convenience, it can be a vital part of your financial life.
The purpose of this article is to help you, a concerned friend or relative, to convince someone who has an addiction problem to seek help.
Thousands of prisoners are released to their families or halfway houses every year. For all of them, this can be a period of great anxiety. After the initial euphoria has settled, reality sets in.
Contrary to what you might have heard, investing is not the realm of the rich and powerful with lots of expertise. No, everyone can and should learn about investing.
With the possible exception of children, your biggest lifetime expense will be probably be taxes. Learn how to use the tax laws to your advantage. It can pay off big time.
Most people know that tax brackets exist, but what does it actually mean that you are in this or that tax bracket? It means a lot and it means more than just how much tax you will be paying.
The careers we choose have a profound impact on our financial lives. The impact on our personal wellbeing may be even greater. This article is about how to choose a career that is right for you.
From the beginning, a lot of people understood that you can make money online and many have done just that. The promise was that the little guy had exactly the same chance as the big guy.
Most people work for their money and many of them are not really happy about what they do. This article is about making your money work for you so you do not have to.
Estate planning is not fun. It makes us think of death. It is easy to forget that a little bit of planning now can save your relatives a great deal of trouble, even heartache later on.
Myth: Setting up a website is hard and costs a lot of money. Reality is that not only is it easy, most of what you need to get started is free and readily available.
Today's conflict resolution landscape is far more nuanced than you think. Powerlessness makes us think of court as our best option when we have been wronged. Sometimes it is, but not always.
Start a blog to teach something, persuade somebody, organize thoughts or promote something. It's really easy.
Along with the Bible, The Apostle's Creed, the Lord's Prayer is the most important tool you can get to figure out what it means to be a Christian.
Have you noticed how Christians do things differently? That's because we are different. We even have fun differently. Our fun has a purpose and a meaning.
When both parties agree on all the divorce terms, the divorce becomes uncontested. Finalizing it is a relatively simple matter of filing some papers with the appropriate court.
Fraternities and sororities are mostly known for the juicy excesses. For some parents, they are the holy grail. For others, they are sources of great anxiety. We will attempt and uncover the truth.
One way to shine the light on a serious problem is to have some fun with it. Instead of preaching about excessive spending does it in a really funny and over-the-top way.
Although the iPad 4 is now discontinued it still serves as the main tablet in many households today.
Weather stripping is one the easiest and most inexpensive ways to save on heating costs.
Windows are nice. They let us look out on the world around us. They're also the way for a lot of heat to escape our homes. Here's how to limit the damage.
Yes, some really bad Christian movies have been made as well as some really good ones. Here are my favorites.
The word "kindle" means to start something, a fire for example, to stir up something, to make it flare up and become illuminated. When the Kindle first came out, it was revolutionary in that, unlike previous readers, it could connect to the...
Laying the foundation for Christian faith in our children is arguably the most important gift we, the parents, can give them.
A new breed of Christian family movies has emerged. The idea is to appeal also to main stream American families.
Keeping track of dozens of online passwords is quickly becoming a real challenge. Not only that, it is also becoming a serious security problem.
Charity and reward are two sides of the same coin. We're going to take a look at one alternative economy, timebanks.
Faced with adversity as in a divorce, your focus narrows. You tend to focus more on yourself than on others. Often, the kids become the first casualties.
Justice means different things for different people. For me, it's not revenge, but setting things right.
Lent, preparing for the biggest event of the year for Christians, the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
If taking care of a car scares you, here is one easy repair anyone can do. It is an easy way to get a sense of accomplishment.
Not many are aware of the true background of what we now know and celebrate as St. Patrick's Day. This movie explains it with great drama.
Everybody knows St. Patrick's Day is a day of fun celebration. Excessive drinking and eating are well known phenomena. Candy, store bought or home made, is another staple of a good St. Patrick's Day
The challenges of gift giving in general, for men specifically and particularly for St. Patrick's Day. Large quantities of green beer may not cut it in all cases.
For many their most prized possession is their car. They spend hours taking care of it and talking about it with friends. Giving them gifts is a challenge if you know nothing about them.
The Amish don't actually celebrate Valentine's Day, but they do give gifts and probably understand the process of gift giving way better than any of us ever will.
Some of us deal with surprises better than others, but we all enjoy getting gifts. Here are a few things for givers to think about.
Valentine's Day is a day when we get, I mean when we give gifts to the ones who are most dear to us, but exactly how do you go about doing that?
Proudly announcing who you work skips the small talk and gets right to spreading the gospel.
The iPhone is a design masterpiece just the way it comes out of the box. It can be customized in all sorts of ways to fit the user's needs. Why not personalize the outside as well?
When you love your friends, but they live in an alien world you know nothing about, gift giving is a challenge. Football fans with all their passion are a particular challenge.
Are we basically good or are we basically bad by nature? What is human nature anyway?
Good conquers evil. A young Christian lawyer in a court room battle with the devil.
Blues has never been a common choice for worship music; particularly not electric blues. I love the blues so here are some of my favorites.
You have this friend who likes to work in the garden. How do you select an appropriate gift for him or her? After all, gardening is a totally alien world to you.
Hopefully, we get most of our Christian education from our parents, pastors and mentors. Sometimes, however, spending time alone or in small peer groups with the Lord in the word is what we need.
As Christian men we had better be different than other men and that might make us a bit more of a challenge to buy gifts for. We all have one thing in common and that ought to make it easier.
Every Christian will want to continually grow in faith. We go about that in many different ways. Here are some of mine.
If your gift list includes a newly divorced dad, chances are that he's also on a budget. It is possible divorce was a relief for him. It is far more likely, though, that his mood is on the blue side and that he's a little more vulnerable or...
Court is not the only option. There are better ones. Court should be the last resort, not the first.
Here in the Northeast home heating costs take up a prominent spot in our budgets. Yes, we will talk about the more obvious and well known ways to save, but also a few lesser known tricks.
The divorce is final and you might think that's the end of it. If you have kids, it isn't. It's the beginning. Kids want two parents who love them. Some say they have a right to have two parents who love them. It is up to you and your ex to make...
Joint or shared custody has become more and more popular. Is it always a good idea? What are the pitfalls? Two kinds of custody. Legal: Who gets to make decisions about the kids' welfare, school, religious upbringing, etc., etc. Physical: Where...