“When one does not know how to make room for the Lord and the poor, one is not a master of his wealth but its slave.” - Daniel Groody
It is good to intentionally think about money, finances, stewardship and generosity from time to time. Churches periodically have times of teaching and talking about money, pastors will preach on the heart of giving, charity, generosity and financial justice. Some churches even host courses about money management, budgeting, investing and estate planning. I have heard the question asked, “Are you even Spiritually ready to receive a million dollars?”
Part of the role of the deacon is to deal with church finances, benevolence cases and to encourage the congregation in matters of resource management, including time, talents and money... (Continue to full article from file attachment, as well as accompanying ppt).
Jesse Edgington – NADC Consultant