3 Mistakes Churches Make When They Talk Money
Ministry leader wants to spread the biblical message of generosity in order to grow generous givers.
Ministry leader wants to spread the biblical message of generosity in order to grow generous givers. He has been actively spreading the biblical message of generosity for 20 years.
Facts, Faith, and Faces
World Relief hosts free webinar: Leading Your Church Through the Post-Election Environment
Kingdom values that dominate scripture are compassion for the hurting, sacrifice of the self, true hospitality (defined as the the love of the stranger), and generosity evidenced in a
Three Practices For Third Space Churches
How do we seek the flourishing of our city in such a way that contributes to the urban renewal happening all around us?
in the midst of a shifting culture. We are called to be a people marked by service and charity, generosity and faithfulness. But now we are in the midst
Border Crossing: Lessons in Generosity from the Believing Poor
How can your family, and your church, be more generous this holiday season?
Border Crossing: Lessons in Generosity from the Believing Poor. Border Crossing: Lessons in Generosity from the Believing Poor. Generosity may have had little to do with it.
When Tithing Comes With a Money-Back Guarantee
How did churches like NewSpring and Life.Church get thousands of Christians to start giving? By offering a refund if God isn't faithful.
pastor Craig Groeschel. “We will lead the way with irrational generosity because we truly believe it's more blessed to give than to receive.”. Many churches
The Church Is Not a Single-Parent Family
Remembering the spiritual mothers of our faith.
12:49–50). Acts describes the early church sharing with a generosity that would put many actual families to shame. The Epistles address their hearers as brothers and sisters.
Jesus Wants an Awkward Thanksgiving Dinner
Why extending the table involves an uncomfortable hospitality.
would always be the ones in need. My neighbor and many more like him have changed me and my conception of generosity. He is the one who wheels
Saturday is for Seminars—HDI Disaster Ministry Conference
Velocity, and Disaster Ministry Conference. Find out how to be involved!
Topics: Creating A Healthy Staff Culture, Extraordinary Leadership, Best Practices, New Trends in Ministry, Cultivating Generosity, and Multisite Strategy.
Thanksgiving Gets the Hallmark Treatment
How sentimentalism distorts the holiday’s past and present.
Thanksgiving proclamations, Thanksgiving observances prior to the Pilgrims, Thanksgiving and Native Americans, Thanksgiving and football, Thanksgiving and generosity, and the
Fighting with My Husband and the Work of Shalom
Do I proclaim radical love for the world even as I neglect to care for those closest to me?
learn to follow Jesus in this workaday world of raising kids, caring for our neighbors, budgeting, doing laundry, and living our days responsibly with stability, generosity, and faithfulness.
Border Crossing: Five Habits of Incarnational Giving
There are plenty of reasons we justify NOT giving, but there are just as many reason to give generously anyway.
ways. So heed the reasonable cautions about giving across cultural and social borders, but don't let them quell your generosity toward people in need.
Border Crossing: Renting to Churches of Other Cultures Part 2
When pastors consider renting to churches from other cultures, they must examine their motives.
According to Robert McAffee Brown, many Latin American believers read Scripture through the lenses of generosity and material need. Generosity in Practice.
Lydia: A Bold Believer
40). Reflect: Read about Lydia in Acts 16:11–15, 40. What challenges you about Lydia's example of belief, obedience, boldness, and generosity? Pray
20 Truths from Gaining by Losing by J.D. Greear
You need to check out this new resource from J.D. Greear on how your church can be a Great Commission church.
done. (63). 11. It is neither guilt over what you are not doing nor excitement over how God might bless you that produces true, lifelong generosity. It is