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.

  • 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...

  • A technology company took out a full-page ad announcing the release of their spectacular new computer. The headline promised, “The personal computer with expandable memory, advance...

  • In his book Simplify, Bill Hybels asks, “What would my schedule look like if God were in charge of it?” Perhaps your answer includes more quality time with those you love, less str...