Category: Making Money Matter

Keeping wealth in perspective

Like many when they heard the news that Billy Graham had passed from this life, I went looking for quotable quotes from his preaching and writing. One that stood out was...

An attitude of gratitude

It’s been many years since what is now called the National Day of Thanks (NDOT) was introduced. Despite having endorsement from both sides of politics and the...

Sharing the burden

One thing I’m sure all Insights readers look forward to each year is the payment of their private health insurance premiums. Not! Like buying tyres for the car,...

Let go of what you rely on

I’m finalising this column on the afternoon of the second State of Origin game. Tonight a large crowd will gather at a stadium at Homebush in Sydney, excited and...

The extraordinary value of supporting the body

When Saul of Tarsus fell from his horse on that famous road trip to Damascus in the 1st Century, he lost his sight in the glare of some profound revelations. He also...

Fighting the power with absolute power

If you were tied up, brutally beaten and dragged in front of someone who had the blessing of the government to send you to your death, do you think you’d be calm? It...

Investing in the future of the Church

If young adults are encouraged and become more passionate about Christ, through being part of Yuróra, then the return on that signficant investment is immeasurable.

The best song you could ever sing

My aunty passed away recently. Aged 90, she was a faithful old Methodist who was overjoyed when I told her a couple of years ago that I was going to start working for...

You are what owns you

The things that in a legal sense we own, they can own us — in a spiritual sense. And that is not healthy.

The return is great when we surrender all

Read more Making Money Matter columns by Warren Bird   Jesus knew when people were reaching out to him, even if they tried to conceal it. One example is the story...