In this online universe, where we all are constantly consuming content that is educational, informational, entertaining, or this video of a pig dancing to Rihanna’s song Work, our appetite for content is never satiated. And in the demand for a constant stream of unlimited content, as a content creator it can be overwhelming to deliver consistently.
If Black Friday has taught us anything about the human race it’s that we’ll fight to the death over that last $9.99 toaster oven at Walmart. Okay, so you probably avoid the chaos that surrounds the Friday after a day of giving thanks for the blessings you already have. But the days between Thanksgiving and December
I’m all about convenience. When given the option of ordering pizza for dinner or picking it up on the way home, I’ll always order. My car doesn’t have time for crank down windows. I’m an Amazon Prime member because who has time to wait more than 2 days for something they bought online? When it
It’s naive of me to think there are no benefits to using a credit card. There are. I hear story after story of people paying for vacations and airplane tickets and concerts using their reward points. I understand the convenience of swiping a card and then just paying one bill every month. There’s even a
We are the most heavily marketed to culture that has ever existed. Just from where I’m sitting now I can see 15 different brand name items in my house. And the marketing dollars these companies spend actually work. We become “brand loyal” and spend money on buying products we don’t need just because a marketing
If Jesus told me to go to a foreign nation today to proclaim the Gospel for the rest of my life, I don’t think I could. As someone that longs to be a better follower of Christ every day, that’s a difficult conclusion for me. But could you? If you heard an audible voice from
It’s interesting that the internet allows us to create a “perfect profile” of what we really wish our lives were like. We can craft the perfect stories. We can edit out the bad parts. We can take 18 “selfies” until we get the perfect one before posting. If I were half the man in real
I love stuff. By nature I’m a spender. After we nearly went bankrupt I learned that planning was an important tool in managing my finances better. So now I just plan all of my spending for stuff. It’s so bad that I actually have an excel spreadsheet saved on my computer listing out thousands of