A Coal Miner’s Daughter

Throughout the last academic year, NPR followed a group of students who graduated from high school from Montgomery County, MD, outside of Washington, D.C.  Chronicling their last academic year, while focusing on their choice of public, private or community college,...

Field of Greens

“While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.” (Genesis 8:22)           Most of you know that I am an NPR nerd.  I listen when I am in my car, commuting to Memphis.  I listen while in...

Biblical Money Code

Raised in and baptized at the Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa, Alabama at the age of five, I was already I was well on my way to memorizing scripture.    By that time, I had already begun the task of memorizing the books of the Bible, and scripture...

Meeting with a Financial Advisor

“The mission of Memphis Theological Seminary is to educate and sustain men and women for ordained and lay Christian ministry in the church and the world through shaping and inspiring lives devoted to scholarship, piety and justice.”  One of the most difficult things...

The Federal Reserve to Raise Interest Rates!

Can you imagine my surprise when during my commute to MTS this morning; I heard there is a great possibility that the “Fed” would be raising interest rates as early as September?!  Oh NO!  I immediately wondered how this course of action would affect me.  Just when I...