Nancy’s sixth principle in “Hope for Uncertain Times: Surviving—And Thriving—In An Economic Crisis” is:
Allow God to reorder your priorities.
Times of economic hardship or loss expose what matters most to us and what we really love. They provide an opportunity to identify any tendency to accumulate “stuff” we don’t need, and to take steps to develop a more moderate lifestyle. (Luke 12:15, 31, 34)
We interviewed Janet Parshall in the halls of True Woman ’08, and today and tomorrow, I thought you would enjoy hearing what she had to say. Listen in as she talks about the difference between our perishable treasure and our imperishable treasure:
What do you think?
Do you need to redefine what your “needs” are? Do you need to make any adjustments in your spending, so as to be able to live within your means and/or to give more to meet the needs of others?