2024 Stewardship

Created on January 8th, 2024
Stewardship Options: Why Do I Give?

Stewardship Options: Why Do I Give?

By Ministry Matters
Any stewardship campaign has to start with the question on everyone's mind, "Why should I give?" There are many ways to answer that question, and it will likely be different for… read more
Teaching Stewardship

Teaching Stewardship

By Nan S. Duerling
What do you think of when you hear the word stewardship? You responded typically if you said money or finance campaign. Too often, stewardship discussions focus on how to raise… read more
Recession-Era Stewardship: A Sermon Series

Recession-Era Stewardship: A Sermon Series

By Martin Thielen
Several months ago my clergy support group discussed stewardship.  We eventually got to the topic of stewardship sermons. When we did, a member of the group said, “When … read more
From Stewardship to Generosity

From Stewardship to Generosity

By Robert Schnase
A few years ago, I had the privilege of speaking at a training seminar at a large United Methodist church. My host was on staff at the church, and he described how he had recently … read more
10 Suggestions for Effective Stewardship Preaching

10 Suggestions for Effective Stewardship Preaching

By Brian K. Bauknight
I enjoy preaching about money. My goal in preaching about stewardship is to never be confrontational, but always invitational. I try to help all believers (including myself) to… read more
Do we have to talk about this?

Do we have to talk about this?

By Chris Andrews
Mark 10:17-31 The great poet and author Carl Sandburg was once asked by a reporter to name the ugliest word he knew. Sandburg is reported to have reflected for several minutes… read more
The enduring roots of extravagant generosity

The enduring roots of extravagant generosity

By Robert Schnase
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Weekly Preaching: August 30, 2020

Weekly Preaching: August 30, 2020

By James C. Howell
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September 3, 2017 - As Christ's Beloved, Act Like It!

September 3, 2017 - As Christ's Beloved, Act Like It!

By William H. Willimon
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