It’d be nice if throwing money at church renewal actually worked. Cash may be king most places, except it’s not Kingdom currency.
For Matt and Jen Viel, generous living isn’t done from a distance. Instead, they aim for front row seats.
When we long for more stuff, it's really pointing us to worship God. This sermon starter, based on Haggai 1, includes a sermon outline and summary.
Learn why Phil and Sheri Hall are quick to tell others about the Stewards Fund through Barnabas Foundation.
Watch as Phil Leo and Nathan Rauh-Bieri discuss the possibilities and potential pitfalls of bivocational ministry.
This sermon starter on Psalm 73 includes a sermon outline and summary.
Help generous believers give more effectively to your local church ministry by distributing Generosity Today to your congregation.
Worship is about what’s in your heart; but don’t forget about what’s in your hands.
Could you or would you ever compose and preach this sermon? "Jesus Is the Key to Your Financial Success."
Tim, thanks for taking the time for your thoughtful response. I appreciate it. I completely understand your discomfort with the prospect of preaching a sermon title which says Jesus is key to...posted on: Take My Sermon Challenge
I like the idea about telling stories about how ministry is making a difference in the everyday living of folks who are connecting to your church. That is so spot on!
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Thanks, Colin. Obviously, most folks are careful about sharing household income but an anonymous survey would give people the freedom to choose a range of income which is helpful information too....
I really like the idea of giving up the habit of worrying. At times, I've thought about it this way too. Kudos to your wife for the insight!!
Scott -- I really like the idea of proverbs as life hacks. I think that would make a great sermon series!!
I wouldn't say that life is too messy for a system because systems are built into...posted on: These Are My Thoughts on FIRE
Thanks for sharing about your dad. That's real leadership and also shows integrity. What a great example!posted on: "Give Me the Collection Plate!"
Ken -- This is great. I love it! I've been thinking too that giving is a doorway through which we enter into a deeper fellowship with God and one another. I like how you contrast giving with the...posted on: So What’s the Blessing From Giving?