Stewardship to Joint Ownership

In the ham and eggs story, the chicken boasted to the Pig, “Do you realise how faithfully I sacrifice an egg a day to serve breakfast to our master?” …the pig simply replied – “but today I will give my very life to satisfy my master”!   I think it is time to operate not merely as sincere and sacrificial managers but as selfless sons who are willing to give their very lives to satisfy the master’s passion! Let us begin by understanding our heavenly master’s expressed longing to us! We all know that the Great commission of Christ to […]

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How to Practice Faithful Fundraising by Shifting from Transaction to Transformation

In 1 Samuel 15, Samuel rebukes King Saul for not listening to God before going to war with the Amalekites.  Starting at verse 20, Saul replies to Samuel, “But I did obey the Lord,” Saul said, “I went on the mission the Lord assigned me. I completely destroyed the Amalekites and brought back Agag their king. The soldiers took sheep and cattle from the plunder, the best of what was devoted to God, in order to sacrifice them to the Lord your God at Gilgal.”  Remember that Saul was told to destroy the Amalekites and not bring anything back. But […]

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