Have you heard of the FIRE movement?
There has been much hype about the F.I.R.E movement in recent years.
F.I.R.E is an acronym that stands for “financially independent retire early.”
This approach begs the question…is the pursuit of financial independence—at any age—a godly endeavor? Like with most things, it depends.
Whether our pursuit for financial independence is pleasing to God is contingent on our answer to the all-important question—“why?”
Why am I chasing this goal?
What is the motivating factor in my quest to becoming financially independent?
In the following article, Is Financial Independence Biblical?, Taylor Standridge offers three questions that help us evaluate the intent of our hearts.
Steve Crawley, PhD
Ministers Resource Services