Thoughts on Faith and Giving
Bishop Mike Coyner, A Living Legacy.
A statement can be more than a form with numbers on it. Never waste a chance to say thank you and connect givers with your important mission.
God is reminding us that we “fit” in God’s life, no matter how unfit or ugly we seem to ourselves or others.
There is a time to work and a time to be thankful.
Many in our church do not have any idea of the things our congregation might need. That is why wise congregations share a Christmas list.
The most neglected part of any stewardship campaign is follow-up.
Why is it we don’t think about finances the same way we think about everything else—that is, spiritually?
Sometimes, in the arena of giving, we perceive that people are a problem we need to solve.
The important thing is that someone is paying attention to making disciples whose discipleship includes giving and generosity
For those of us in church this begs a couple of questions. First, “Who would I like to benefit when I die?”