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

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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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 4: Generosity Changes People

We are pleased to offer the fourth in our series of excerpts from Joel Mikell’s eBook, Crafting a Theology of Stewardship . . . and Why...

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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 3: Mission and Ministry Make Disciples

We are pleased to offer the third in our series of excerpts from Joel Mikell’s eBook, Crafting a Theology of Stewardship . . . and Why...

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The Giver Who Never Gives

Imagine a church full of generous and cheerful givers! That church would need to seek ways to use its income to impact the community, and,...

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Crafting a Theology of Stewardship, Part 2: Resources Follow Relationships

We are pleased to offer the second in our series of excerpts from Joel Mikell’s eBook, Crafting a Theology of Stewardship . . . and Why...

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