The podcast focused on helping you find freedom in your finances and career through redemptive stewardship.
Episode 51: Applying a Principles Based Approach to Investing with Vince Birley
This week on the Crown Podcast, we welcome Vince Birley, CEO of Vident Financial, a Principles-Based Investment firm. Vince gives a market update in simple terms that clarifies where we are currently and where we are headed, while answering your questions about inflation, recession, and investment strategies. He emphasizes the importance of having financial principles that guides your financial decisions, and to avoid changing those principles with inevitable market fluctuations. This episode is packed with information, wisdom, and (perhaps surprisingly) hope!
Episode 50: Discovering & Living Your God Given Design
This week on the Crown Podcast, Handre De Jongh discusses stewardship in a way that may not normally come to mind. Stewardship goes beyond budgets and giving - we also have a duty to steward the intangible gifts God has given us, like our career and personality. Crown’s Career Direct program helps people to do just that - to understand the unique gifts God created in each of us so that we are able to thrive in our career. This episode will help you look at the way God made you, and empower you to embrace your calling.
Episode 49: 7 Steps to Financial Freedom - Part 3
This week on the Crown Podcast, we continue our three-part mini-series from some live teaching called The 7 steps to Financial Freedom. This episode makes clear what our financial priorities should look like - without making you feel guilty if these have not been your priorities in the past! Chuck Bentley explains the importance of savings, which should be only second to giving. After you have become a Giver and a Saver, then your focus will move to paying off debt. Chuck shares practical examples and encouraging stories to help you feel confident as you take on these roles. If these priorities feel foreign to you, this episode will clarify biblical principles and priorities and empower you to find financial freedom!
Episode 48: 7 Steps to Financial Freedom - Part 2
This week on the Crown Podcast, we continue our three-part mini-series from some live teaching called The 7 Steps to Financial Freedom. Chuck begins by recounting the story of how he and his wife, Ann, finally got on the same page financially. Once they agreed to agree with God, not only did their finances improve - but so did their marriage. Chuck then continues into sharing what should be our highest financial priority: giving. When Chuck and Ann made the decision to put God first in their finances, their priorities shifted as they began to focus on laying up treasures in Heaven. We know you’ll enjoy these relatable and encouraging stories!
Episode 47: 7 Steps to Financial Freedom - Part 1
This week on the Crown Podcast, we are taking a break from our normal format to share a three-part mini-series from some live teaching called 7 Steps to Financial Freedom. Chuck Bentley tells some hilarious and heart-warming stories that illustrate the impact God’s financial principles have in our lives. This series will cover some of the most fundamental financial lessons that are crucial to our growth as faithful stewards. Follow along for all three parts of this practical and encouraging series.
Episode 46: Earn, Manage, and Give with Joy with Bob Lotich
This week on the Crown Podcast, we welcome Bob Lotich, founder of Seedtime.com. Bob joins us to discuss his newest book, Simple Money, Rich Life: Achieve True Financial Freedom and Design a Life of Eternal Impact. Bob’s book helps readers to earn and manage their money so they can give it away with joy. Bob’s money philosophy extends way beyond wealth creation or debt elimination - generosity is one of his key financial goals (Bob gave away $1,000,000 before he was 40!). This uplifting episode will inspire you to trust God with your finances and encourage you to respond in faith to anything that He is calling you.
You can check out Bob's new book at https://seedtime.com/smrl/.
Valuable Biblical Economic Perspective, Diverse Experts
I appreciate very much the diverse business leaders/perspectives that Crown’s Stewardship podcast brings to the table. And the fact that the perspectives ultimately point to God’s economic principles makes it extremely unique.