Here are the top proven effective ways to get your financial house in order now and through your retirement. First, Pay off your Debt. Consumer debt like credit cards and car loans will literally eat you out of house and home. You will not be able to properly grow your future or take care... Continue Reading →
As we end 2015, now is a good time to rethink your giving. “For we live by faith, not by sight.” 2 Corinthians 5:7 Are you giving what's right, or what's left? 2 Corinthians 8-9 Is God blessing you? If so what are you giving back to your church, missions, or community? We can never... Continue Reading →
Read Matthew 25:14-30: What is the meaning of unfaithfulness? Stewardship is a reflection of our spiritual condition! We should never separate money and finances from our spiritual life. The distinction that the material world is not for the Christian is an old heresy called Gnosticism. The material world is God’s too, and we are the... Continue Reading →
Matthew 6: 1- 4 Jesus calls us to righteous giving. So, what have you done about it? This passage in Matthew 6:1-18, is in a set of three--giving, praying, and fasting. This is common, classic, Jewish teaching, which Jesus is following. Three has the significance of adding more emphases in power and meaning. The Romans... Continue Reading →
Matthew 6: 1- 4 Do you think you are you a charitable person? If so, are you sure that your charity is pleasing to God? Why, or why not? This passage sets out to proclaim the true lasting motivations for our daily pursuits of giving, praying, and fasting, extending to other pursuits in the coming... Continue Reading →
This blog is based on my 2nd Ph.D. dissertation on Stewardship, saw this and said “interesting,” anti church, but a secular case for tithing…interesting, what do you think? https://biblicalstewardship.net/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bIWztdOlZg be blessed!
“Isn't the cheerfulness we feel supposed to come from the opportunity to return this small, required percentage of our blessing to Him rather than from a satisfaction with giving God some fraction of the minimum that he asked us to give?” And the answer everyone to this is…? YEA! (Quotes from a missionary in Asia... Continue Reading →