I’m coming out of the closet…and perhaps going out on a limb. I’m going to tell you something I’ve never really shared out loud, in public, so explicitly.
For those who know me, what I’m about to say will come as no surprise. And if you’ve read my latest blogs, it’ll probably seem obvious. But I feel compelled to confess my deepest conviction…
I firmly believe that financial success is a spiritual journey; that financial abundance is a divine right and a divine duty; and that financial accountability is a sacred responsibility.
I share this for a reason. I believe looking at money from this perspective makes the often overwhelming task of making more and managing it wisely seem easier and definitely more meaningful. It sure did for me.
I’ve come to believe, from my own experience, that money (respecting and appreciating it) is a vital tool for doing what we were put on this earth to do.
I’ve always believed that we are here to do God’s work. But we cannot possibly follow our God-given destiny, if we’re drowning in debt or struggling to make ends meet.
However, disciplined spending, ample earnings, habitual savings, and prudent investing are sacred tools for not only living our best life but improving the lives of others.
Money is power. Everyone knows that. But I take it one step further. Money, I believe, is God made visible.
Do you think I’m way off here????