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  • Author: Richard Russo lives in costal Maine and has written five novels: Mohawk, The Risk Pool, Nobody's Fool, Straight Man, Empire Falls andThe Whore's Child.
  • Updated: 02/22/2010
  • ISBN: 0-375-72640-3
  • Copyright: Vintage Books

Mrs. Whiting, a character in the novel, Empire Falls, is known to get things done.  Her secret is her organizational habit which ends up making her an excellent steward of time.

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  • Author: Kevin Bergeson is the pastor at Spirit of Community Lutheran Church and a graduate of Luther Seminary.
  • Updated: 02/12/2010
  • Copyright: The Center for Stewardship Leaders, Luther Seminary.  Feel free to use the resource how you see fit, but please include a citation to the Center for Stewardship Leaders

This is part two of a series of reflections on Luther's Small Catechism.  

Kevin Bergeson's article is a reflection on Holy Baptism and its impact on being a steward called by God. He talks about living in the tension that exists in Holy Baptism.  It is in that tension that we find ourselves living our lives as stewards, with 100% of our lives.  As life happens around and in us, we can look to our Baptism as a comfort now and not yet.

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  • Author: Martin Davis has a blog called Faith and Fumbles/
  • Updated: 02/12/2010
  • Copyright: Martin Davis
    Faith and Fumbles].

Interview found on the blog Faith and Fumbles/

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Core Leadership SkIll
"Show me a congregation's record of giving; it is an unerring testimonial not only to its theology but also to its pastoral leadership."

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  • Author: Winfrey Gillette is the author of Songs of Grace and the co-pastor of Limestone Presbyterian Church, Wilmington, Delaware.
  • Updated: 01/21/2010
  • Copyright: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette.  All rights reserved.

A hymn of dedication for those suffering in Haiti from the recent earthquake


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

Meet the new director