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Retirement Hits Sooner or Later!

Sheri and I are now officially ‘retired’ from our 45 year career in missions.  For us that means a several things: we now fund our life with our retirement account and social security; we have more spontaneous time for each … Continue reading

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How to Start Saving for Your Retirement

Yesterday, Sheri and I visited our financial advisor with Edward Jones.  We are nearing the point in our lives, official retirement, when we’ll fund our own living expenses out of Social Security and our investments over the years. Fortunately our … Continue reading

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How Long Will You Live?

I turned 67 this year, but in my mind I still think of myself as in my forties.  My Dad, who is 94 this year, made a comment recently, “Those old people have a lot of health problems and they’re … Continue reading

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Saving for Retirement . . . or Trusting God?

Often saving for our retirement as missionaries or pastors is put in juxtaposition to trusting God.  One worker said to me, “I don’t have to worry about retirement since I’m trusting God when I get there.”  How are you thinking … Continue reading

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