So, we’ve been talking about stewardship, and we started off the first week talking about how stewardship does not equal money, but rather its a way of living.
In the last session we talked about how another large part of stewardship is about respect. And it’s not about our respect for the church, but the churches respect for the gifts that we give. We talked about how in this day and age people want to know that it is that their gifts are going to. Partially its because we have so many more options to send our gifts to, partially its because we have so much more information available so we can make lots of different decisions, and we can so easily send money to the places that need them. But finally, why shouldn’t people know what their gifts are going to? And this is probably the biggest change over previous generations. Folks don’t naturally know, or have a lot of hope in what the church is doing. Continue reading Faith! And yes it helps to write it down