This week’s episode of Life, Money and Hope with Chris Brown is all about leveraging your past to empower your future. Chris opens the show with the story of Joseph and shares a few personal stories from his own childhood. (1:38) In this episode, Chris talks to callers who are struggling with decisions from their past. (7:30) Valerie feels guilty about bringing student loan debt into her new marriage, Jamie asks if she should cash out stocks from a previous employer to pay off a car, Naomi isn’t sure she and her husband should continue to financially support her mother-in-law, and a caller named Chris wants to find a way to earn extra money in retirement. Following these conversations, Chris teaches on how we can leverage our past for a successful future. (24:04) The show wraps with an interview with Matt Plummer, a listener who turned away from addiction and debt and now lives a life of health and financial peace. (39:37)Today’s featured Scriptures include Genesis 19:17, Luke 9:62, Ecclesiastes 11:2, 1 Timothy 5:8, Romans 12, 1 Corinthians 12, Hebrews 4, Philippians 3:1–14, Isaiah 43:19, Psalm 25:5–7, Genesis 50:19–21, Psalm 77:11–12 and Psalm 103:1–6.Would you be interested in being a part of the show? If you have a question for Chris or a success story that you would like to share, please call him at 866.357.3283.