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Stupid giving: The offering as a complete sacrifice F. Willis Johnson reflects on the realities of giving for churches with predominantly financially challenged members - where the situation of the "widow's mite" (Mark 12:41-44) is common. Resource type: Article | Source: Ministry Matters | Author: F. Willis Johnson When Spouses Clash on Giving This article by Jeff Anderson discusses how couples can harmonize their views on financial giving by connecting with each other, adopting similar worship preferences, developing spiritually, addressing financial differences, and learning gratitude for God's blessings. Resource type: Article | Source: Ministry Matters | Author: Jeff Anderson Start a Conversation About Giving Don’t just give another stewardship sermon. This article suggestion research into religious giving indicates that Christian leaders should broaden the conversation and talk to people about the meaning of their life and work. Resource type: Article | Source: Faith and Leadership | Author: David P. King The Widow’s Mite Giving is necessary for our parishes to survive, but it is also a necessary act that promotes spiritual health, sanctification, and blessing. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Alfred Hanley The Grace of Giving David Vroege unpacks what it means to give graciously and offers practical suggestions for how we can practice graceful giving during the offering portion of our worship services. Resource type: Practical How-To | Source: The Banner | Author: David A. Vroege Paul's Expectations of Generosity "True generosity requires us to give to those in need and make a place for them in our gatherings." Resource type: Article | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Kelly D. Liebengood The Limits of Philanthropy "Time to end the charitable tax deduction." Resource type: Article | Source: Commonweal | Author: Fran Quigley The Widow’s Mite No matter our means, we are all called to give generously, even sacrificially, to the work of God. God sees the true measure of our generosity, let us open our hearts and ours wallet to Him.... Resource type: Article | Source: The High Calling | Author: Mark D. Roberts Tithing: On learning contentment and cheerful givng Tithing is hard, especially during times of financial turmoil. But it's one way of showing that we recognize we are only stewards of what we have, and to give back part of it. Resource type: Article | Source: The High Calling | Author: Patricia Hunter Rethinking Stewardship In this sermon starter on the Widow's Coin, David Lose wrestles with whether stewardship means giving of our resources as we are able, taking care of those in our community...or both. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Working Preacher | Author: David J. Lose Charitable Giving Increases An illustration by Karl Taro Greenfeld describing that American giving has increased, appropriate for Matthew 25:14-46. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Karl Taro Greenfeld Full Text Hymns on Charitable Giving The Blessings of the Pious and CharitablePD
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Charity Today Versus During the Depression In this illustration related to tithing, research shows the decline of the percentage of charitable giving from personal income. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Time (12-09-02); submitted by Bill White Young Men Give Most Often to World Vision An illustration by Courtney Connolly Bell reveals that young men often give to World Vision, appropriate for Titus 2:15, James 1:27, and 1 Timothy 6:11. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Courtney Connolly Bell Charitable Donations An illustration published by Christianity Today, appropriate for Ecclesiastes 5:13, Luke 12:33, and Proverbs 22:9. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today Towards an Integration of Faith, Hope, and Charity An article from the Catholic tradition about ecumenism as the one Church in supernatural communion of all humanity together in the Spirit, under Christ as head, giving praise to the Father. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Christopher J. Malloy A Reminder of Justice Commenting on Isaiah 10:1-2, Mark Roberts emphasizes that God cares deeply about justice, especially for vulnerable people such as widows and orphans. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: The High Calling | Author: Mark D. Roberts Work, Vocation, and God's Glory Honest work, a sense of calling, awareness of how our work affects others—all of these are part of working for the glory of God. A video interview with J. I. Packer on the theology of work.... Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: Theology of Work Project | Author: J. I. Packer Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost As you plan for all of these coming Sundays, remember that every Sunday is first of all the Lord's Day, and that programmatic emphases should always find expression within that larger reality rather than set the... Resource type: Article | Source: Discipleship Ministries Will a Person Rob God? How can the finite rob the infinite? How can the one who has given all things to his creatures by robbed by those same creatures? John W. Meister preaches on giving and tithing in Malachi 3. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Theological Commons (Princeton Theological Seminary) | Author: John W Meister
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