Why Practice Generosity
Last Sunday I preached on the spiritual discipline of giving. As Christians we are called to live a life of generosity. That means it should be our lifestyle to give especially to the BIG 3 of society – the poor, the widow and the orphans. I started with a quote that was so powerful that … Continue reading “Why Practice Generosity”
One Heart, One Mind, One Wallet
Acts 4:32-35 New International Version (NIV) 32 All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of their possessions was their own, but they shared everything they had. This is one for the church leaders. Our role is to build a culture in our church that people would be in one heart … Continue reading “One Heart, One Mind, One Wallet”
Where do I give back my tithes?
Instead of giving my tithe to the church, can I just give it directly to a missionary or a Christian institution? I have heard 1,000 sermons on tithing but none seem to address this. What’s your take? Malachi 3:10 10 Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. … Continue reading “Where do I give back my tithes?”
Randy Alcorn on Tithing
I’ve been getting a lot of questions about tithing and Pastor Randy Alcorn’s article sheds some light to the confusion: I have mixed feelings on tithing. I detest legalism. I certainly don’t want to pour new wine into old wineskins, imposing superseded first covenant restrictions on Christians. However, the fact is that every New Testament … Continue reading “Randy Alcorn on Tithing”