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Living Generously

That’s the focus of the current sermon and Bible class series at Zion Lutheran Church in Walburg, Texas, the congregation to which Terry and I belong. 249 more words

Spirituality

Daily Devotions: October 2, 2014

Today’s Bible reading is 1 Timothy chapter 6

(Read the entire New Testament in 2014 by reading only one chapter each day)

Paul’s words to Timothy were, “But godliness with contentment is a great gain.” (1 Timothy 6:6 HCSB) One of the blessings of being a growing disciple of Jesus Christ is that we can experience contentment. 173 more words

Daily Devotions

This Week's Links

Tuesday on the blog means that I get to share some of what I have read and found interesting over the past week with all of you.  3,342 more words

Church

Stewardship is Not a Dirty Word

For decades the church has been talking about “Stewardship.” The word has come to conjure up fear in the mind of the average believer. Financial stewardship has so dominated the stewardship discussion that stewardship has popularly become defined as, “We want your money.” This is not only unfortunate, it is also not true. 551 more words

Thoughts

Dawn Day in the Wildlife: Reviving Environmental Stewardship

Interacting with nature. 

Experiencing the outdoors. 

Exploring our world. 

At first my perspective on these activities is nothing but positive.  You probably have a relatively favorable outlook on the natural environment too, right? 1,173 more words

Travel

Mid-Week Stewardship Thought

Capping our Lifestyles

Decisions on what to buy and own don’t have to be made solely based on their affordability. Our needs don’t have to expand to the amount of income we receive. 215 more words

Stewardship

How's Your Fall Focus Journey Going?

So, how’s it going? Has your Fall Focus journey been helpful to re-energize your faith life? I’d like to highlight one of the devotionals that spoke to me this past week. 251 more words

Mission & Service