Archive for 'Stewardship'

Commitment in Stewardship

Luke 12: 39-48 Eph 3:2-12 / Isa 12:2-6 “Much will be required of the person entrusted with much, and still more will be demanded of the person entrusted with more” (Luke 12:48) For the gifts God has entrusted, A faithful servant is required; So the work from us expected Must not leave much to be […]

Our Models of Stewardship

Matthew 21: 33-43, 45-46 Gn 37:3-4.12-13.17-28 / Ps 105 ‘The stone which the builders rejected has become the main cornerstone. This was the LORD’s doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes’ (Matthew 21: 42) Our life’s a vineyard on a lease, We must share part of its produce; We can’t just squander as we […]

Commitment of Christ’s Stewards

Matthew 8: 18-22 Am 2:6-10, 13-16 / Psa 50 Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay His head. (Matthew 8:20) May the Holy Spirit’s fire fall And consume all our fears and doubt; So that it may be plain to all What commitment is all […]

Models of Stewardship

Matthew 21:33-43,45-46 Gn 37:3-4,12-13,17-28 / Ps 105 ‘The stone which the builders rejected has become the main cornerstone. This was the LORD’s doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes’ (Matthew 21: 42) Our life’s a vineyard on a lease, We must share part of its produce; We can’t just squander as we please, Or […]

Finding the Lost Sheep

Luke 15: 1-10 Rom 14: 7-12 / Ps 27:1,4,13-14 …there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent. (Luke 15:7) You sought us in our sinfulness, Took pains to bring us to remorse, Showed us the way of righteousness, And repentance […]

Having Nothing, To Gain Everything

Mark 12: 38-44 Tb 12:1,5-15,20 / Tb 13:2,6-8 She, out of her poverty, put in everything — all she had to live on. (Mark 12:44) With nothing of my own from birth, And nothing but hope I aspire To claim when I depart this earth, God’s kingdom as my sole desire. As he taught, Jesus […]