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100% Certain

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Does your giving reflect fear or faith? The answer to this question can help you uncover more about your view of God and live fully in the freedom and peace He gives. Kim King shares more in this blog post we first published in 2017.  Jesus addressed fear quite a few times in his ministry on earth. We understand why. Fear …

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Need a Nudge?

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This post was originally published on our blog in 2017.  Recently Richard Thaler won the Nobel Prize in Economics. He demonstrated that economists have based their conclusions on a fundamental misconception: that human beings act rationally when making decisions. This is true even when faced with financial decisions. We don’t always make decisions that are in our best interest. (Reuters, …

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Mr. Hinson’s Gift

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I dropped my transistor radio again. The last time, Mom and Dad paid for its repair, but I knew that if I told them I’d done it again, I would be punished and the radio would stay broken. When Mr. Hinson, a neighbor, and deacon at my church, learned of my problem he offered to fix the radio. He worked at …

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One Act of Obedience, Floodgates of God’s blessings 

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This post is part of a series about women’s role in generosity. Read the first post here and the second post here.  Deborah is a successful attorney in the oil and gas industry. She and her husband live in The Woodlands, a largely wealthy planned community in the northern part of the Houston Metropolitan area. She has always been an …

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The Courage to Give

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This is the second post in a series about women’s role in generosity. Read the first post here.  The daughter of immigrants, Sarah grew up in a family that loved to explore.  Her interest in exploration led her to the oil and gas industry, where she enjoyed the people, the science, the adventure. In fact, after exiting the successful venture …

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A Woman’s Role in Generosity

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God is using women encourage each other and invest in building His Kingdom. This post kicks off a series that will cover courage, planning, and finding accountability. Look for the next post in a few weeks.  I had remarkable conversations with three Christian women this week. The first recently sold her energy company and is contemplating starting a new company. …

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Giving Wisely on #GivingTuesday

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Today is #GivingTuesday and your email inbox and social media feeds are likely full of moving stories and appeals to give. But what’s the best way to evaluate an organization asking you to give? How can you give wisely and with intention? In this conversation, author of When Women Give and Women Doing Well Leadership Council member Kim King offers guidance to help …

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Need a Nudge?

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Recently Richard Thaler won the Nobel Prize in Economics. He demonstrated that economists have based their conclusions on a fundamental misconception: that human beings act rationally when making decisions. This is true even when faced with financial decisions. We don’t always make decisions that are in our best interest. (Reuters, October 9, 2017)  Thaler also concluded that we would benefit …