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Article  Article
  • Author: Glenn Taibl is a stewardship leader, a member of the Financial Stewardship Team and Luther Seminary.
  • Updated: 12/17/2012
  • Copyright: Glenn Taibl

Interview questions that can be used to assess the stewardship knowledge of a pastor.

Article  Article
  • Author: Jerry Hoffman
  • Updated: 12/17/2012
  • Copyright: Jerry Hoffman

Text: 2 Corinthians 9:6-9
God provides all you need to do what God calls you to do. You have more than enough talent, leadership, imagination and money available. Make an effort to encourage, discover and identify the assets God has entrusted to your care. God is extravagant with you. You can do far more than you ask or imagine.

Article  Article
  • Author: Dr. John R. Frank, CFRE, DMin, and President of the Frank Group, presented this paper at the 2009 Development and Institutional Advancement Program.
  • Updated: 12/17/2012
  • Copyright: Dr. John R. Frank
    The Frank Group

The article identifies changes and trends that are taking place in relationship regarding the practices and perceptions of stewardship.

Article  Article
  • Author: Mark Quade s an independent stewardship consultant.
  • Updated: 12/11/2012
  • Copyright: Salt Seasonings v03.12
    Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Mark Quade reflects on Christmas and tells the story about he, as a 12-year-old, and found and returned a wallet that contained a large sum of cash. The recipient was full of gratitude and Mark experienced the joy of giving.

Audio/Video  Audio/Video
  • Updated: 11/30/2012

Watch the panel discussion of sustainable congregational stewardship ideas. Participants are Kristin Wiersma from Seraphim Communications, Pr. Kris Capel from Easter Lutheran Church in Eagan, Minnesota, and Rolf Jacobson and Chick Lane from Luther Seminary.


Adam CopelandAdam Copeland serves as director of the Center for Stewardship Leaders.

Meet the new director