Pass The Plate or Box In The Back

I don’t care if it’s Joel Osteen’s mega church or the 20 member church in the country, without money the lights in the church don’t stay on and the bills don’t get paid. Far more importantly, without some sort of funding coming in there is absolutely no way a local church can sustain ministry toContinue reading “Pass The Plate or Box In The Back”

An Elder’s Example of Work and Giving

As Paul made ready to depart from the Ephesian elders in Acts 20, he spoke words of great encouragement to them. He instructed them to protect, to teach and to be watchful over the flock which God has purchased with His own blood. He wanted them to be good stewards, both over the Church andContinue reading “An Elder’s Example of Work and Giving”

The Joy of Giving Like Jesus

Matthew 6:21 “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” Withholding what you are willing to give for the cause of Christ, whether it’s supporting missions, giving to the poor or tithing to your local Church is one way to know where your treasure lies. Think about the last time you receivedContinue reading “The Joy of Giving Like Jesus”