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A Prayer for Labor Day

Here is a prayer appropriate for Labor Day, from the pen of 16th-century French theologian and pastor John Calvin: My God, Father and Savior, since you have commanded us to work in order to meet our needs, sanctify our
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The Heart of the Matter

In The Sound Mind Investing Handbook, you're likely to find financial content unlike anything you’ve read before. That's because it's about much more than money.
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Roundup: A Very Good Year, Seeing All of Life as a Stewardship Opportunity, and More

Here's our latest collection of interesting articles from around the web. (We're posting the weekly Roundup a day early because a new issue of the SMI newsletter will be released online tomorrow.) A very good year in
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“Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda

For most of us, change is hard. We may know we should change, want to change, and even begin the process of change, but then we fail to follow through. Here's how to make genuine progress.
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Money Roundup: The Year (So Far) in Charts, When Money Is No Object, and More

Summertime — and the living is easy. Or not. Whatever life may be serving up right now, we hope you'll find time to grab a cold drink, plant yourself in a shady spot, and sample this week's Roundup.
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The President: Our Nation “Must Not Sink Into a Pagan Materialism”

The president referenced above is President Calvin Coolidge. He was in office in 1926 when America celebrated the 150th anniversary of its founding. During a sesquicentennial celebration in Philadelphia, site of the
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Money Roundup: Revisiting Sell Decisions, Overlooked Tax Breaks for Retirees, and More

As we head into Independence Day weekend, here's our latest collection of interesting articles on investing, personal finance, and stewardship. Happy 4th (and 5th)! How should we judge the quality of a sell decision?
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Cultivating the Spiritual Gift of Giving

The person who has the gift of giving has a tremendous opportunity to bless others in the Body of Christ — and to make the extension of the gospel possible.
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Making the Most of Every Opportunity

You have opportunities to live and give boldly for God. Don’t let the time slip by.
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Non-Cash Donations: Worth More in Tax Savings Than You Might Think!

In 1917, members of Congress worried that a tax increase imposed to fund America’s involvement in World War I might prompt people to cut back on charitable donations. So, along with the increase, Congress created a tax
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