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Figuring Out the Millennial Christian Giver
Here's what an ECFA survey of 16,500 donors to 17 evangelical ministries learned about generosity.
Here's what an ECFA survey of 16500 donors to 17 evangelical ministries learned about generosity. Figuring Out the Millennial Christian Giver. 1 of 9. Research.
What Brilliant Psychologists Like Me Are Learning About HumilitySubscriber Access Only
Measuring meekness can help the church as long as we remember the only One who had something to brag about.
That is, humble people flip upside down what comes naturally for most of us—to view ourselves with great generosity and others with suspicion. Humble
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.
How God Sent His Word to An Iraqi Interpreter
I saw an American soldier reading his Bible, and I wanted to know more.
He said, “He needs these clothes more than I do.” I stood in shock because of his generosity. I knew then that my father's life had been forever changed.
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
Eugene Peterson: The Pursuit of Happiness Is a Dead-End StreetSubscriber Access Only
How Ecclesiastes shows a better way to joyful living than chasing pleasure
by purchase. But joys cannot be bought, only received. The one thing we can do to develop a capacity for enjoyment is to practice generosity. In the words
Bearing Burdens After ObamacareSubscriber Access Only
The future of Christian health care sharing.
But it's not something that's commanded.”. Like most acts of generosity described in the Bible, providing for needs within the church should be done voluntarily, scholars say.
What Science Says About the Age of Accountability Subscriber Access Only
The latest research on good, evil, and infants.
But even though justice and generosity and caring about strangers, animals, or the environment are present in humans, these traits aren't present in babies, and they still have to be
Six Ways Men Can Support Women's Discipleship
Male clergy and laity who want to enable women's ministry often don't know how to get involved or what to do.
“When you consider how many ministries and committees depend upon the genius, generosity and sweat of our sisters,” writes pastor Thabiti Anyabwile, “it's almost criminal that most
What’s the Deal with Lent?
Skepticism about this season is based mostly on myths and misconceptions.
However, the path of Lent—prayer, fasting, and generosity over a period of time—is heavily emphasized by the authors of and characters in the Bible, including Jesus.
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.
Together for the Gospels: Unprecedented Unity Among Bible Translators Transforms Giving
Lessons learned from illumiNations initiative could help other causes.
God had given us a fresh new vision. He brought unity we had never seen before. And all of a sudden, the donor community was responding with stunning generosity.”.
Saturday is for Seminars—Australian Church Planting, the Wilberforce Forum, and Velocity
Join us at the Wilberforce Weekend in honor of Charles Colson
Topics: Creating A Healthy Staff Culture, Extraordinary Leadership, Best Practices, New Trends in Ministry, Cultivating Generosity, and Multisite Strategy.
Weekend Edition: November 13, 2015
Wounded leaders, making a budget, and more.
Robert Lupton, founder and president of Atlanta's FCS Urban Ministries, argues that many popular forms of generosity and service are often toxic and destructive.
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How to Be at Peace and Get What You Want
Fortune 500 CEO Brad Hewitt’s wisdom for moving past our insatiable cravings.
This is another “generosity discipline” we want to encourage you to consider. Many people would agree that this level of generosity is a good idea. Most recognize it as a stretch.
Our Homemaker, Who Art in Heaven
Modern women have a complicated relationship with domesticity—but God points us toward the true meaning of home.
garden but one. Humanity's first home was built on the principles of God's generosity—but this must not be confused with God's permissiveness. Home had
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
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Forgive Us Our Debts: How Christian College Grads Pay the Price
Forgive Us Our Debts: How Christian College Grads Pay the Price
Evangelical schools work to capture the real cost of student loans.
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