27 May, 2022 Special Reports and Newsletters

Planner’s Corner: When Is the Ideal Time to Take OAS and CPP?

The federal government has two main programs to help with expenses in retirement. Canada Pension Plan (CPP) benefits are based on contributions and Old Age Security (OAS) is based on residency....

27 May, 2022 Events

Introducing Ryan Brown, Silver Maple Financial

In January 2022, Ryan launched Silver Maple Financial, a financial planning firm, and teamed up with investment dealer, IPC Investment Corporation. Ryan shares an office with Lighthouse Financial where Jim mentors Ryan....

27 May, 2022 Events

Come For Coffee, Stay for Lunch

A big thank you to all of you who attended our “Come for Coffee, Stay for Lunch” event on April 30, 2022 at Pioneer Valley Barn in Parkland County. We are truly blessed to be able to serve you and help you steward the resources God has given you....

23 December, 2021 Financial Planning

Planner’s Corner: Mental Health, TIPS

Recently I was on a conference call hosted by Canada Life about mental health. The acronym used to help with our individual mental health is TIPS....

23 December, 2021 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Joanne Penninga, The Salvation Army Kettle

Joanne is a very grateful and positive person and when I found out she has been volunteering for Salvation Army, Christmas Kettle campaign for several years I decided to highlight her involvement and the work of The Salvation Army....

02 October, 2021 Events

Parkland Immanuel Christian School (PICS) Building Legacies Golf Classic: Faith, Resilience, Build

I was honored to participate in the 20th annual PICS tournament with the theme “Faith Resilience Build” on Saturday, September 11, 2021....

01 October, 2021 Financial Planning

Planner’s Corner: How Much Does God Want Us to Keep?

This Planner’s Corner explores the Biblical principles of “God owns it all; we are stewards of what God has given us” and “contentment” and is based on an article by Rob West, President of Kingdom Advisors, a professional association of Christian fin...

01 October, 2021 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You Are Planted: Mission Thrift Store Edmonton 2

After three years of diligent prayer and planning, Mission Thrift Store Edmonton 2 opened its doors July 23 at 11209 – 149 Street NW, Edmonton, AB. The 18,000 sq. foot store follows the Mission Thrift Store (MTS) brand standards....

28 April, 2021 Financial Planning

Planner’s Corner: Six Decisions for Wealth Transfer

Brad, a fellow Certified Kingdom Advisor®, has been working in the estate planning area for many years....

28 April, 2021 Special Reports and Newsletters

Bloom Where You are Planted: Riverbend Gardens

Located on the banks of the magnificent North Saskatchewan River in northeast Edmonton is Riverbend Gardens, a 120-acre family farm owned and operated by Aaron & Janelle Herbert....