For the first time ever, my husband and I hired a tax accountant. Having sold both our house and my late mother’s – as well as being self-employed – I really hoped we didn’t owe money. Just as importantly, I wanted to avoid making a mistake that might later result in a bill from the IRS. A couple of weeks later, we were blessed to find out that – like up to 80 percent of Americans – we were to receive a tidy tax return. But where to spend it? The leaky roof? Investing in a second car? Helping our high school senior with college?
Wife, mom, writer, friend, sharing God in my everyday life through “Faith Notes.”
Get Faith Notes
Sign up and receive an encouraging Faith Note in your inbox twice each month.
abuse Adoption Advent Book review change children Christian book reviews christian faith Christmas church death discouragement dreams easter encouragement faith family farming fear gifts God god's grace God's love grace grief healing hope Jesus joy Lent life loss love Motherhood peace prayer purpose redemption rest Ruth suffering trust trusting God Valentine's Day writing