Stewardship

Articles

May 7, 2003

Christian stewardship is grateful and responsible use of God's gifts in the light of God's purpose as revealed in Jesus Christ. Christian stewards, empowered by the Holy Spirit, commit themselves to conscious, purposeful decisions.

Stewardship is lived out in:

Living and telling...

May 6, 2003

If excellence is your goal, where can you start? I suggest you begin by scheduling two meetings, one for review, the other for planning.

Before the end of the year, gather the faithful (the committee, clergy, and significant workers) to review the year’s activities. Identify what...

May 5, 2003

Stewardship is a year-round ministry. There is a real committee charged with the responsibility for seeing that this is so. It is not called the Every Member Canvass Committee and that activity is only one of its responsibilities. Members of the Stewardship Committee pray often, individually...

March 28, 2003

A groundbreaking educational curriculum for churches that helps people understand the role, power and impact of money in their lives is now available from the Episcopal Media Center.

Living with Money, a video-based program with supporting printed materials, 'shines the light of faith...

May 16, 2002

'Our God tends to be too small--too private, too personal, a God we can control, program, buy,' warned Dr. Fredrica Harris Thompsett of Episcopal Divinity School in her opening address at an April conference on stewardship and evangelism in Massachusetts. 'We've commodified God,' placing an all...

May 16, 2002

'Our God tends to be too small--too private, too personal, a God we can control, program, buy,' warned Dr. Fredrica Harris Thompsett of Episcopal Divinity School in her opening address at an April conference on stewardship and evangelism in Massachusetts. 'We've commodified God,' placing an all...

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