I recently blogged about the challenges of talking about faith and finances in the midst of life’s transitions over at the COMPASS blog. Below is a sample of that post, and I hope you will check out the whole post here.
Talking about money can be hard under what we might consider normal circumstances. But it can be even more difficult to do during times of life transitions.
My wife Allison and I have just gone through one of these times as we have moved across country and started new jobs. Allison is serving as a pastoral intern in a congregation and I am serving as the congregation’s mission developer. These are exciting roles, but their hours, expectations, and location are new and different.
How do you talk about money- especially when you are going to have to spend a large amount of it- unexpectedly?
To continue reading please visit the original post here.