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Heather Koerner

Heather Koerner is a stay-at-home mom and freelance writer from Owasso, Okla.

 

How Single Men Can Prepare to Be a Provider

How Single Men Can Prepare to Be a Provider

Mar 08, 2013|Heather Koerner

God commands it, and your future wife will love you for it. Are you up for the challenge of being the primary financial provider for your family?

Healthy, Wealthy and Discontent

Apr 15, 2010|Heather Koerner

Feel like there's never enough time or money? Some experts say we're whiners. Some say we're robots. But Paul says something different.  

I Got Married Young, But Not Young Enough, Part 2

Mar 17, 2010|Heather Koerner

We didn't gain a thing by waiting to get married. But we did risk some things and simply lost out on others.  

I Got Married Young, But Not Young Enough, Part 1

Mar 16, 2010|Heather Koerner

Our culture gives us lots of reasons not to marry young. But are they good ones?  

Mistake$ I've Made

Feb 26, 2010|Heather Koerner

One reader thinks the Boundless money columnist has done everything right financially. But she's wrong.

Feeling the Pinch of a Double Income

Jan 27, 2010|Heather Koerner

Some say less is more. Where money is concerned, though, more can be less.  

The Two Shall Become One ... Checkbook

Nov 17, 2009|Heather Koerner

Joint vs. separate checking. Why don't secular and Christian financial advisors agree?

What If He Leads Wrong?

Oct 13, 2009|Heather Koerner

Of course, I can submit ... as long as my husband is right.

Balancing Beauty

Apr 23, 2009|Heather Koerner

Is there a line I shouldn't cross to try to be beautiful? Or is it about more than a line?

Study to Show Yourself a SAHM

Feb 25, 2009|Heather Koerner

I was overwhelmingly frustrated: Why in the world can't I handle one tiny baby and a 1,200 square foot house?

The Needy Outside My Window

Dec 16, 2008|Heather Koerner

It was a good article. It had a good lesson. So why was I so irritated?

Maggots in the Manna

Oct 17, 2008|Heather Koerner

Will I find that my savings have rotted one day because I refused to turn them over to God?

Digging Out

Sep 03, 2008|Heather Koerner

You're in a financial hole — and it's a deep one. How do you even begin to get out?

Nurturing Protection

Jul 11, 2008|Heather Koerner

If it's a Christian man's responsibility to protect ... what's mine?

Home-Buying Mistakes

Home-Buying Mistakes

May 09, 2008|Heather Koerner

What mistakes do I need to avoid when buying a home — and is there anything distinctive a Christian home buyer needs to consider?

Why I'm At Home

Mar 07, 2008|Heather Koerner

Most women want to be stay-at-home moms. Heather decided to make that happen.

I Am "The Rich"

Jan 03, 2008|Heather Koerner

And you probably are too.

Weaker Partner

Weaker Partner

Nov 01, 2007|Heather Koerner

Scripture calls me the weaker partner. What's my response?

The Most Chilling Money Verse Ever

Jul 26, 2007|Heather Koerner

For me, the most chilling money verse in the Bible is Luke 16:11. What does it say? And what can I learn from it?

Eat the Car

Jun 21, 2007|Heather Koerner

To stay at home with your kids, it's best to start planning now. But what happens when it's too late to plan? Or your plans just didn't work?

Ten Things Now to Stay at Home Later

Ten Things Now to Stay at Home Later

May 24, 2007|Heather Koerner

Think you want to stay home to raise your future children? Think you don't? Either way, you should read this.

Are You Financially Ready to Marry?

Apr 26, 2007|Heather Koerner

Are you financially ready to tie the knot? I wasn't. But I learned that it's about more than just being ready.

Mortgage Free ... How Can That Be? Part 2

Mar 29, 2007|Heather Koerner

Last month we talked about "why" you would want to pay off your mortgage. Now we talk about "how."

Mortgage Free ... How Can That Be? Part 1

Feb 22, 2007|Heather Koerner

How do I look at a mortgage from a distinctly biblical worldview? Should it be my goal to pay it off?

Spending God's Money

Nov 30, 2006|Heather Koerner

"They sold their possessions and their goods," I read. Well, that's nice, I thought — for them.

Earn to Give

Aug 17, 2006|Heather Koerner

I didn't expect a sermon from the 1700s to teach me much. But he was right then, and, surprising to me, right now.

Living Like Esau

Jul 27, 2006|Heather Koerner

We tell ourselves that we'd never sell our birthright for a bowl of stew. But do we just have a higher price?

The King's Steward

The King's Steward

Jun 22, 2006|Heather Koerner

It was only a 30-second radio commercial. But it reminded me about the true meaning of stewardship — that He is the owner and I'm just the steward.

Drive Old Cars

May 25, 2006|Heather Koerner

It's time to buy a car. Since it's likely the second-largest purchase you'll ever make, you better get it right.

Hold 'Em or Fold 'Em?

Feb 23, 2006|Heather Koerner

An Okie's brush with Texas Hold'em spurs some tough questions about poker.

Finish Rich or Finish Right (or Both)?

Jan 26, 2006|Heather Koerner

A popular financial author advises how you can "finish rich." But is that what a Christian should be concerned with?

Debt the Halls

Dec 22, 2005|Heather Koerner

You may not find "credit card" in your concordance, but the Bible has a lot to say on the subject. This time of year, more than ever, we need to listen.

My Inner Mommy War

Nov 24, 2005|Heather Koerner

I wanted to take care of my baby full time. But doing so seemed financial risky. I found myself hesitant to do the right thing because of fear.

The Not So Golden Years

Aug 18, 2005|Heather Koerner

A new study says we're lousy at saving for retirement. Is that a problem?

For Richer, For Poorer

Jun 09, 2005|Heather Koerner

Are you getting ready to tie the knot? How about preparing to share the purse strings?

House Buying 101

Apr 14, 2005|Heather Koerner

Thinking of buying a home? Here’s how to make sure you’re ready — and that you buy smart.

A Man and His Money

Mar 17, 2005|Heather Koerner

Guys, you may not be tempted by shoe clearance sales. But do you know your three money blind spots?

Can't Buy Me Love

Feb 17, 2005|Heather Koerner

Are you feeling lonely? Consider these tips from money coach Sharon Durling. They may save your self-esteem and your wallet.

What Charlie Brown Taught Me about Christmas Shopping

Dec 09, 2004|Heather Koerner

I always knew Christmas and money go together; it took a melancholy cartoon character to help me learn how.

How I Learned About Thanks … giving

Nov 11, 2004|Heather Koerner

Giving thanks with my mouth was easy. Giving thanks with my checkbook wasn’t.

The Taxman Cometh

Oct 14, 2004|Heather Koerner

Just graduated? Just married? Then taxes are coming for you. Are you ready?

Debt, Diapers and You

Sep 16, 2004|Heather Koerner

Getting school loans is the easy part. What's harder is figuring out how to pay them back without sacrificing your family's future.