Tag: Giving

Church, Musings

Stewardship and Giving (part 3)

(part 1) (part 2) Teaching your children to be good stewards. A simple and effective way to teach your children to be generous givers and purposeful stewards. Be intentional–provided a routine and simple instructions. Give an allowance in order to teach your children how to be good stewards.  Give the allowance in quarters to make …

Church, Musings

Stewardship and Giving (part 2)

(part 1) (part 3) Basic principles of stewardship and giving. Paul laid out general principles of stewardship and giving in 1 Corinthians 16 and 2 Corinthians 8-9. From 1 Corinthians 16 Each believer responsible to give–”each of you” 16:2 Planned and given regularly 16:2 Proportional giving 16:2 This process would prevent the need for an …

Church, Musings

Stewardship and Giving (part 1)

In a world driven by advertising–contentment seems to be increasingly a counter-cultural attitude.  But Scripture is clear about the benefit of and need for contentment. 1 Timothy 6:6—10 Now there is great gain in godliness with contentment, for we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of the world.  But if …