Effective Stewardship

Effective Stewardship

These articles are designed to help you become a more effective steward of the finances God has entrusted to you. While we trust you find the stories interesting and perhaps even humorous at times, the intent is to educate and encourage you in this sometimes difficult area of stewardship. May God richly bless your desire to be faithful in this area.

All Eyes on Deck
06-Nov-2014

A young naval officer’s first task was to safely steer a ship away from a wharf for a voyage. He carefully went through the proper procedures; confident he hadn’t forgotten a single thing. As the ship glided smoothly out to sea, a call came from the captain... Full Article >

Enjoy a Great Day, Everyday
02-Sep-2014

Making sure “not to miss” what God has for us in each stage of life involves some creativity and obedience. For instance, could you discover a new skill and create a fresh way to give of your time and talents? Have you considered how giving retirement money could change lives for the cause of Christ? Full Article >

MUCH MORE THAN A DROP IN THE BUCKET
04-Aug-2014

What if you could support your favorite Christian charity like Grace Bible College that is changing lives, and receive an income for life? Did you know you can do just that with a Charitable Gift Annuity? Full Article >

A Slight Misunderstanding
02-Jun-2014

A man is driving down a country road when he spots a farmer standing in the middle of a field. He pulls over and notices that the farmer is just standing there, staring blankly. The man gets out of his car, walks all the way out to the farmer and says, "Excuse me sir, but what are you doing?" The farmer replies, "I'm trying to win a Nobel Prize." "How?" asks the man, puzzled. "Well, I heard they give the Nobel Prize to people who are out standing in their field." Full Article >

A Win-Win Situation
01-May-2014

Wouldn’t it be better if more situations in life were beneficial for both parties involved? For many believers, investing money in God’s work is a perfect example. And giving appreciated stock, instead of cash, can be a win-win situation for you and the ministry you love, like Grace Bible College. Full Article >

Look Before You Leap
03-Mar-2014

You’ve probably been warned to “look before you leap,” possibly before making a big life decision like buying a house, launching a new business or investing a large sum of money. The same is true with Estate Planning or creating a Will. Full Article >

The Bright Idea That Really Stuck
04-Feb-2014

What could a little thinking “outside of the box” do for your future? Did you know you can add an “adopted child” to your Will to support an organization you love, like Grace Bible College? Full Article >

God’s Design for a Fruitful Life
03-Dec-2013

Work is part of God’s design for a fruitful life, but how much more effective are we when our efforts are aimed at a God-honoring purpose! Full Article >