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.

  • While children have historically snubbed vegetables, a recent Washington Post article suggests convincing kids to eat their greens may be easier than ever. After analyzing plate wa...

  • One technology company – determined to give Apple® a run for its money – took out a full-page ad announcing the release of their spectacular new computer. The bold headline promise...

  • The Australian Army began recruiting dogs to track alongside soldiers during the Vietnam War. Journalist and veteran Peter Haran says he owes his life to one such dog — Caesar. In ...

  • Researchers at Texas A&M University recently analyzed plate waste data from nearly 8,500 students, and found one main variable between whether or not children would eat veggies...

  • In response to an online request for real stories about generosity, a woman wrote “Today, I watched a teenage boy help an elderly woman with a cane onto the city bus I was riding. ...

  • Millions watch ABC’s “Shark Tank” each week. They’re drawn by the creativity, innovation and stories each aspiring entrepreneur brings with them – many including business fai...

  • “Some questions we’ll probably never have answered this side of heaven. Why isn’t ‘phonetic’ spelled the way it sounds? Or, how does the guy who drives the snowplow get to work in ...

  • Everyone knows it’s good to have an up-to-date Will, right? You may be surprised to learn that a whopping 70% of Americans don’t have one. That number represents millions of famili...

  • St. Irenaeus said, “The glory of God is man fully alive.” Have you discovered what makes you come alive? In his book Love Does, author Bob Goff concludes, “I think God’s hope and p...

  • Each day we have opportunities to act on behalf of others – by giving encouragement, our time, energy and resources. When we understand the truth of James 1:17 that “every good and...