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  • Author: Salt 2004
  • Updated: 11/09/2009
  • Copyright: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Any part of Salt Seasonings can be reproduced with attribution. All Scripture quotations are from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible (NRSV).

This articles allows the reader to reflect upon their own congregation and think about the Stewardship message that is being given from the congregation.  This reflection is not only for those who hear the Stewardship message for the first time but also for the people who speak the message, to remind them of the basis and meaning of being a Steward.

Article  Article
  • Author: Salt 2004
  • Updated: 11/09/2009
  • Copyright: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Any part of Salt Seasonings can be reproduced with attribution. All Scripture quotations are from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible (NRSV).

Text: 2 Corinthians 8:1-6

What does it mean to "give yourself first to the Lord"?  What form does that take in your life?
When is it easier to give yourself first to the Lord, during times of plenty or times of less-than-plenty?

Article  Article
  • Author: Salt 2004
  • Updated: 11/09/2009
  • Copyright: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Any part of Salt Seasonings can be reproduced with attribution. All Scripture quotations are from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible (NRSV).

This article looks at the health of a congregation and the life principles that the congregation upholds.  This articles causes the reader to reflect upon the congregation and the messages that the congreation focuses upon.

Article  Article
  • Author: A Salt Seasoning Contributor
  • Updated: 11/04/2009
  • Copyright: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Any part of Salt Seasonings can be reproduced with attribution.

A core perspective of a steward is an understanding that we are God's partners.
Mark 4:26-29

This devotional uses agricultural references serve as a parallel to our relationship with our growing faith.

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A core leadership skill is to motivate a faith community's stewardship journey.

The following short article reflects on faith, money and happiness. It urges adults to teach children the joy of giving.