One-on-One with Brian Dembowczyk on ‘Cornerstones’
Cornerstones is a discipleship tool for parents to use with their children and an approachable systematic theology book for parents.
That means parents can cover some topics that might not usually be addressed—such as stewardship and generosity— and also drill down deeper in places.
One-on-One with Michael Moynagh on “Church in Life”
Finding simple ways to follow Jesus alongside other Christians.
When you start with God's generosity, everything changes, not least, how you see the church. The implications are far-reaching and massively exciting!
The Generous Soul
Why overcoming the Scrooge in all of us begins with gratitude.
The Science of Generosity. This inner tension between miserliness and generosity can also be seen in how we relate to others. Grace, Gift, Gratitude, and Generosity.
Leverage Halloween to Love Your Neighbors
Halloween gives Christians a unique opportunity to welcome our neighbors
Acts 17:26 tells us that God has placed us specifically and strategically in our “places” (our neighborhoods) to know him, and to demonstrate his love, his generosity, and his care for the
5 Big Ideas for Generous Churches
Want your people to give with joy? Here’s what it’s going to take.
Here are some key steps to developing a culture of generosity in your church. 1. Make generosity an explicit goal for your church. 5. Build the infrastructure for generosity.
Junk for Jesus
Scripture invites us to give our firstfruits, not our fourthfruits.
Donations like this seem kind but sometimes add further burden to people who are already weighed down. More importantly, they often don't reflect the generosity of our God.
Leadership Is Not About You
Leadership means hard work and service.
gifts: If prophecy, use it according to the proportion of one's faith; if service, use it in service; if teaching, in teaching; if exhorting, in exhortation; giving, with generosity; leading, with
Building Bridges of Witness in Turkey
To be Turkish is to be Muslim.
Such fictitious slander creates hesitancy among church leaders to move too quickly to teach about giving and generosity. As a result, most churches are supported by outside sources.
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.
The Only Bright Spot in American Giving
Research highlights radical giving of poor and unpaid labor of women.
seen pretty acutely. Our family relied on the generosity of others, but my mom also involved our family in giving during the Advent season. She was active
South Sudan: Famine, War, and Hope
The fields of South Sudan could feed the whole continent.
as I've met anywhere. Vision of Life. It is in such moments and places that good intentions and generosity seem inadequate. Groups from Bill Gates to
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.
Martha, You Don’t Have to Be Mary
In Luke’s famous sister rivalry, Jesus isn’t warning against busyness.
Martha's generosity was very important to Jesus' ministry. The travelers were weary, without money for a meal or hotel. Martha's provisions met Jesus' needs.
What Is Biblical Preaching? Stewarding the Message
Pastor of The Summit Church draws on Martyn Lloyd-Jones
the cross and what God had done. So if I'm preaching about generosity, how am I motivating people to be generous? There's guilt—how can you sit there