Biblical Principles

Anxiety

Are you struggling with anxiety? New Zealand Ministry of Health data shows that increasing numbers of New Zealanders are struggling with anxiety, with an estimated 442,000 people diagnosed with anxiety during 2019.  That has increased from 142,000 people in 2007.  The numbers are likely to have been higher in 2020 due to the impact of

Being Content

A Household Income survey by Statistics New Zealand in 2012 showed that 14% of New Zealand households with an annual income of $156,000 or more, indicated that their income was only just enough to meet their everyday needs, and a further 5% of households said it was not enough. "But godliness actually is a means

Ten Keys To Financial Freedom

Our top ten list to find financial freedom Putting these principles and practices to work in your life will ensure that you and your family are not only on a sure financial footing, but also on the road to complete financial freedom. 10 - Build a Budget Figure out why there’s always more month left

A Biblical Perspective of Work

The 40-hour week (paid hours including overtime) remains the average for males in full-time work in Australia and New Zealand. For females in full time work the average is around 37 – 38 hours while the average for part-time workers in 20 hours a week. These survey numbers only covered paid hours and we know

How does God’s financial advice compare to the world’s?

Few people see the Bible as a financial guidebook but the Scripture is full of spiritual and practical advice.  Here are the top three lessons where the Bible differs from all other financial advice.  “No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted

How To Live A Fulfilled Life

We all want to live a fulfilling life, and seek to achieve it in different ways. Many try to make lots of money, others want to be famous, some want to have political power, some just want to be left alone and have a quiet place to do their own thing. But all of these

Survey Finds Better Giving Saves Marriages

Peter and Lorraine Crawford, who oversee Crown’s New Zealand team, have conducted a survey of individuals in their country who completed Crown’s Biblical Financial Study. The average amount of time since respondents had completed the study was four years. Here is some of what they reported. Current average debt, other than a home mortgage or

Six Steps to Prepare for the Days Ahead

The global financial crisis uncovered an even deeper problem that we all face. A crisis of the heart. Anyone can see that our society is quickly shifting away from any semblance of a biblical worldview. Instead of seeking God for direction and help, it seems that all our efforts are directed toward the temporal goal

Financially Helping Your Adult Children

It is never too late for parents to begin teaching their children about finances, particularly God’s principles of handling money. If parents find that their grown children are having financial difficulties, this may be a good opportunity to help them get good counsel. Parent’s financial help should be contingent on the children establishing a workable

Money Matters

Money Matters A Crown Financial Ministries Publication    MARCH/APRIL 2011 One of our earlier US based publications march-april-2011-money-matters Subscribe Now Enter your email address to subscribe to updates about new articles as they are posted. Join 2 other subscribers Email Address Subscribe Categories Search for: FilterFilterSelect CategoryAll ArticlesEmploymentFinancesGod’s WordNewsRelationshipsSteps To Follow Search articles by keyword