6 Ways to Enhance Your Offering Moment

Are you making the most out of your offering moment? Many pastors shy away from talking about money and generosity. Which is understandable. Not only can it be an uncomfortable conversation but you’re likely to get some people in your church who disagree with you or voice different opinions. But it’s an important conversation to […]

9 Ways to Help Your Church’s Financial Health this Summer

Get out the sunscreen, baseball glove, and fireworks. The summer is quickly approaching. During the summer months, church life changes. Members’ church attendance is often hit or miss due to vacations. Because of the sporadic attendance, some churches decide to reduce ministry offerings during the summer. And for some church leaders, this means there is […]

5 Reasons Christians Should be Known for Sacrificial Generosity

In his book, Money, Possessions, and Eternity, Randy Alcorn wrote, “Christians are God’s delivery people, through whom he does his giving to a needy world. We are conduits of God’s grace to others. Our eternal investment portfolio should be full of the most strategic kingdom-building projects to which we can disburse God’s funds.” When you […]

3 Lessons from Ananias and Sapphira

It is hard to read the story of Ananias and Sapphira without your eyes becoming wide open with astonishment. In Acts 5:1-11, we read how the couple sells a piece of land and gives a portion of the proceeds to the church, while claiming to give the entire proceeds. Both the husband and the wife […]

11 Characteristics of Sacrificially Generous People

Do you know someone who is sacrificially generous, someone who forgoes want, or even need, for the sake of giving? How would you characterize them? If you consider those who are sacrificially generous, you may notice some common characteristics. Though they may have different backgrounds, incomes, and standards of living, they often share some similarities. […]