Ministerial Posts about stewardship and giving from pastors, executive pastors, former pastors or consultants who work with pastors.

Generosity Is a Greenhouse of Joy

In the heart of The Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), Jesus dealt specifically with how we treat our financial resources. It’s...

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Eight Practical Steps to Crafting a Theology of Stewardship

Theory is great, but putting it into practice is even better. Following are eight steps you and your leadership team can follow to develop...

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Sowing and Reaping

We live in a transactional society. We pay. We get. It’s always supposed to be fair and even. But it rarely happens that way. So, we try...

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To Grow Generosity, Make Some Waves

Peter Drucker once said, “The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.” Could it be that shrinking church...

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Putting God First

The mission of the church is to do whatever it takes to develop disciples of Jesus who gather, grow and go. By that, I mean: Gather –...

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Five Reasons Every Church Should Have a Theology of Stewardship

The seven perspectives I presented in earlier posts from my book, Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, were a starting place for church...

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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 7: Gratitude and Thanksgiving

You simply cannot write, talk, preach or teach on stewardship and generosity without including gratitude and thanksgiving. If stewardship...

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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 6: Sacrifice and Joy

In 2 Samuel 24:24, when King David had the opportunity to give God an offering that wouldn’t affect his balance sheet negatively or...

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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 5: Give As We Have Been Blessed

I love the fact that Scripture teaches proportionate giving. It tells me that I don’t have to be wealthy and give away large sums of...

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Resurrection Generosity

As believers, everything we have comes from the Lord. As believers, we are expected to be good stewards of what the Lord has given to us....

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