Inspirational Inspiring stories about the results of giving meant to encourage generosity throughout the year.

Living Generously Begins with Trust

The Ecumenical Stewardship Center produces resources to help congregations encourage faithful generosity. Our Giving: Growing Joyful...

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The Truth About Teaching Radical Generosity

Children are wise and discerning souls, and they often require the very best of our ministry skills. This is especially true when teaching...

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Great Teams Lead to Great Stewardship

“A threefold cord is not quickly broken.” – Eccles. 4:12, NRSV Is finding leaders for your congregational stewardship ministry a joy...

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Laughter Is the Best Medicine

Anyone who works in a church office knows that raising funds, particularly in summer months, is a challenge. But that effort must be...

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Happy Anniversary to Voices!

We’re celebrating Voices on Stewardship’s first anniversary! First anniversaries traditionally are commemorated with gifts of paper. In...

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Making the Case for Faithful Generosity

In 1996, the book Money Matters: Personal Giving in American Churches shared the results of an extensive study of church giving in five...

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Millennial Couples and Money: Navigating Faith and Finances

How couples view and manage money has an impact on the health of their relationships. Conventional wisdom says that a quick way to squelch...

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Enough Already!

Editor’s note: This post was revised from a series introducing the Ecumenical Stewardship Center’s COMPASS Initiative, which...

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Stories of Generosity from Around the World

Over the years, it’s been my privilege to teach stewardship throughout the United States and in Romania and Kenya. Each time I get to...

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What’s Your Legacy Going to Be?

Make all you can, save all you can, and give all you can! – John Wesley In recent years, our church members have been asking, “What do...

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