What if everything you think about money is wrong?
Most of us believe that the more we have the richer we become. This is an age-old assumption considered as true as the law of gravity. Thousands of books have offered steps, formulas, makeovers, investment guides, motivational stories and philosophies to set the non-rich on the sure road to riches. But is there more to becoming rich than the accumulation of money?
The Root of Riches is bursting with insight and practical examples. This series based on the first book by Chuck Bentley, CEO of Crown Financial Ministries, will change how you think about money and transform how you live. MORE
The Enemy will never “waste a good crisis,” so neither should we as God’s people. We can turn everyday adversity into advantage by loving others and leading them into God’s Kingdom during their time of need.
The signs are around us everyday. We are truly in times of economic hardship, and some would even say that we are hinging on an Economic Event of Biblical Proportions. The idea of preparing for hardship is a timeless concept. How can you protect your family in the midst of financial crisis?
God’s Word provides proven principles for preparing you to do well in any economic situation. The S.A.L.T. Plan™ is a culmination of those principles compiled into a practical guide that provides both biblical wisdom and sound advice to help you carefully plan for hard times, while continuing to be faithful with your God-given resources.
Easily adapted for businesses and entire church congregations in the form of group studies, we suggest that individuals and families join together within larger organizations to help support each other while implementing the various aspects of the plan. Are you ready to commit to being salt and light in a darkening world? MORE
The Great Recovery is a grassroots movement spread by people who are tired of looking to Washington for answers. The truth is that the government can’t fix this economy. It’ll be restored one family at a time, as each of us takes a stand to return to God and grandma's way of handling money. Together, we’ll bring this country back on track—one family, one church, one community at a time. MORE
If you think about it, the cover of this package could illustrate both scenarios – a life vulnerable to a mounting flood of debt, or a life rising above it toward a stronger financial position. Which best describes your current situation?
There’s no denying that debt takes a toll on us financially, emotionally, relationally, and spiritually. That’s why this study is so crucial! In less than two hours, the Eliminating Debt video study will help you create a plan to attack your debt and be free from the dangers of debt dependence.
Main topics covered:
Five reasons why people dive too deep into debt
Steady, practical ways to eliminating debt
How to address special issues like credit scores, dealing with creditors, and bankruptcy
Money management and trusting God go hand in hand in discipleship. Overcoming materialism/greed and growing in generosity and tithing are essential steps in living a Christ-centered life.
The Freed-Up Financial Living Teaching Series is an inclusive, six-session curriculum that features the teaching of seasoned financial ministry leaders Dick Towner, John Negovetich, and Shannon Plate. It contains all teaching and supporting videos in a simple plug-and-play format that allows the content to be experienced without the need for an up-front teacher. The curriculum outlines biblical essentials on earning, giving, saving, spending and reducing debt, while providing practical tips to help participants achieve their own financial, personal, and spiritual goals, and is easily adaptable for use in seminar, small group or even individual use settings.
Join Wade Myers, founder of New Venture Lab and the president of the Venture Academy, an entrepreneurship training program with a course of instruction that includes lectures and Harvard Business School case studies presented in a Biblical framework, as he presents the biblical case for entrepreneurship. MORE
It's no secret that money problems are the number one divider of couples and the biggest source of friction leading to conflict. But in God's economy, money has great potential to hold marriages together and build lasting intimacy.
In this teaching series Jimmy Evans unpacks Biblical principles for building generational wealth and digs deeper into spiritual laws for financial blessing.
You don't have to live with financial bondage. In three powerful sessions, you can learn to combat generational lack, break free from financial curses and take hold of the future God has for your family.
Quick. Help. Now. Sounds like everyday life doesn't it?
Financially speaking, one of the best "quick, help, now" things you can do to reach your financial goals is to create and follow a spending plan. It's not about restraining you – it's about freeing you! But, where do you start?
In less than two hours, Creating a Spending Plan provides quick, practical help by applying God's wisdom.
It's never too early in your parenting to begin to introduce your kids to wise money management principles. In an increasingly materialistic culture, kids are bombarded with hundreds of advertisements and unsound messages about money—every single day. Countering the influence of our broken culture IS possible, but it doesn't happen by accident.
As a parent, you must be intentional in both your words and actions. Raising Financially Freed-Up Kids offers you proven principles and practical wisdom to take decisive action in raising financially responsible—and healthy-kids. Using this series and the Raising Financially Freed-Up Kids Participant's Guide, you'll walk through two biblically based, 90-minute sessions, providing you with:
Seven keys to preparing your son or daughter to be financially responsible now and in the future
Creative ways to use allowance as a learning tool for life in the "real world"
Three kinds of jobs that every child should experience at home
Specific ideas and action steps for kids at each developmental stage-from preschool through high school
A keen awareness of how healthy financial teaching—and modeling—helps your child build a more solid and joyful life
This series is designed for use with the Raising Financially Freed-Up Kids Participan'ts Guide. Order one guide per person. Click on the orange Book, Workbooks, and Handouts icon to go directly to the publisher's web store to purchase the workbook.
Is God concerned about your financial situation? What does the Bible have to say about debt? What is the most important thing to know about money?
In these three engaging 30-minute session shot at LifeChurch.tv, Dave Ramsey, a personal money management expert, popular national radio and television personality, and the best-selling author of Financial Peace and The Total Money Makeover, looks to Scripture as he discusses several critical issues about your personal finances. MORE
Throughout history, people have wrestled with the concept of trusting God to meet their needs versus relying on their own efforts, other people, money, or other things society has to offer.
Thankfully, through stirring accounts and parables found in the Bible, God reveals how He wants to be our Provider above anything else. These relevant stories present us wisdom, truth, encouragement and practical steps we can take to develop and deepen a relationship of trust with the God of the universe.
The God Provides Learning Experience offers a rich, dramatic journey through six theater-quality, epic short films and printed Companion Guide that can be used for individual or group study in a variety of ways—homes, businesses, churches, academic institutions, and more. MORE
Freed-Up from Debt is an all-inclusive, biblically-based two-session workshop that provides the tools necessary to get out-and stay out- of debt for a lifetime. More that just simply "how-to's", this plug-and-play resource helps you examine your heart and motivations around money and debt, while giving you the steps you need to take to get free from the emotional and spiritual bondage debt produces.
This teaching series and the Freed-Up from Debt Participant's Workbook provides two hours of practical video-based material and hands-on activities. Perfect for use by individuals,small groups, or large groups.
This series is designed for use with the Freed-Up Frem Debt Participant's Workbook. Order one guide per person. Click on the orange Books, Workbooks, and Handouts icon to go directly to the publisher's web store to purchase the workbook. MORE
Most us of imagine our later years will be full of rest,family,travel, or hobbies. But is leisure all that God has planned for us in that season of life? The Bible doesn't say much about the concept of retirement, but God clearly desires that our lives honor Him every step of the way. But what can we do now to make sure we have the freedom to follow God's direction in our later years?
By using this teaching series with the Freed-Up in Later Life Participant's Workbook, you'll experience two hours of practical video-based material and hands-on activities. Order one guide per person. Click on the orange Books, Workbooks, and Handouts icon to go directly to the publisher's web store to purchase the workbook.
If you think you have ever had issues with money, you should meet the Penders. Money is a part of all our lives, but to this California family, money is everything. Their outrageous view of money provides and amusing yet insightful reflection on struggles we face in our consumer-driven culture. Money Talks takes a lighthearted but important look at one of the more difficult issues of our faith: stewardship.
LIQUID will revolutionize the way you view small group study. This experience features five 10-minute episodes in each series. Each episode introduces present-day characters whose problems and struggles mirror biblical stories, illustrating that God's Word is as true today as it was when it was written. With emotionally provoking videos, introspective questions and tips for leading a small group, LIQUID is the perfect experience for individual growth or small group study.
Did you know there are over 2,350 verses in the Bible about money? Did you know that nearly half of Jesus’ parables are about possessions?
The Bible is packed with wise counsel about your financial life. In fact, Jesus had more to say about money than about heaven and hell combined.
Co-developed with Purpose Driven Ministries and Pastor Rick Warren, this seven-week, video-based, small group study, provides another option for studying biblical financial management in a personal or small group setting.
In God We Trust contains everything a church needs to teach children about stewardship. This four week study will teach children grades kindergarten to fifth grade how to give, save and spend wisely. The lessons are based on strong financial principles modeled through Scripture.
Please note: This resource is for a church to use in their children's ministry. To learn about a companion resource that parents and children can also do at home, click on the FamilyTimes link under the Books, Workbooks, and Handouts orange button above (Family Times contains the same video content, but different written and CD content). MORE
Larry Burkett’s best-selling book, Business by the Book, has taught literally thousands of businesspeople how to transform their businesses and marketplaces. Now designed as an in-depth workshop, the Business by the Book Workshop will teach businesspeople in all walks of professional life how to practically achieve success and conduct business according to biblical principles.
Practical counsel will be given on a variety of business topics such as:
Most people can significantly give to the Kingdom of God, but they don’t know how or haven’t been taught the awesome eternal benefits of sowing into God’s work on Earth. Author Randy Alcorn calls it a hidden treasure, and we all must learn this life-changing principle to find that hidden treasure.
The Treasure Principle Workshop, the first study in Crown’s new “Workshop in a Box” series, teaches the joy of giving. Some Bible studies use guilt as a motivation for giving; this one doesn’t. In a dramatic teaching style, this video workshop literally inspires those who watch to learn the principles of giving in a way that causes lasting change.
Note: To get the most out of this series, you'll want to order copies of The Treasure Principle Workshop student workbook and leader's guide (link to these products by clicking the large orange button above). MORE