7 P’s for Buying Your Home

From a Biblical Perspective


Homeownership begins with Prayer.
God knows where you will live and He says so in Acts 17:26. “From one man, He made every nation of men, that they should inhabit the whole earth; and He determined the exact places and times where they should live.” (NIV)



Homeownership begins with a Plan.
Psalm 20:4, “May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.” God wants you to succeed in your Homeownership, so make a plan.



Homeowneship includes Partners.
REALTORS® Golden Rule says, “Whatsoever ye would that others should do to you, do ye even so to them.”



Homeownership Purchase process.
Select REALTOR®, Loan Officer, Escrow Company. Tour home and make an Offer.



Presenting your Offer.

Preparing your Offer is an exciting time. Review comparables of similar homes, attach a pre-approval lender letter, your personal letter to the seller with photo, and proof of funds.


Pay Off

Pay off  your Mortgage.
Why pay off your mortgage? God says so. “Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another.” Romans 13:8 NIV


Pass It On

Pass home on to Heirs.
Why pass it on? God says so. “A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children’s children.” Proverbs 13:22 ASB