Lance Wood is the newest addition to the NCF California team. Lance and co-author, Jenn Tarbell recently published a new book on micro-finance strategies in the developing world. As a CPA, Lance has done significant work to calculate the precise cost that it takes to lift a child – and …
Smart investments realize a return. Typically, the investor is seeking a financial return, but Eric Fast of M6:33 Capital argues that there can be more than one type of return on a given investment.
When he was young, Steve Perry embraced a notion that he called the poverty gospel. Somewhere along the way, we all take up this mantel believing that poverty is next to godliness. “I looked at wealth as a spiritual poison,” says Steve.
Can you imagine giving your child a powerful Harley Davidson motorcycle without ever teaching them how to ride a bike? Most parents would never consider such a reckless gift. But gift planning attorney, Jeanne McMains, says this is a perfect metaphor for what she has seen many moms, dads, and grandparents do with their family inheritance.
Eric Blum is the founder of Oak Valley College, a start-up Christian business college that launched in 2016. A lot of people thought that starting a new Christian college was a crazy idea, including NCF California President, Bryan Feller who told Blum, “Honestly, I didn’t think you had a chance, but here you are.”
When he began his journey of generosity 32 years ago, Andy Weigel didn’t have the vocabulary to describe the process that God was taking him through. “All I knew was that I loved Jesus and I wanted to be used by him.”