The Stewardship Resource Database

Fish this well-stocked pool for books, videos, articles, web links, stories, sermons, quotations, and much more! Most of these resources are free to copy or download from this site; some you can send away for, or ask permission from the publisher to use.

 

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Happening  Happening
  • Author: Jeff Favre
  • Updated: 07/28/2008
  • Copyright: ښ1999 Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Duplication in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission from the publishers: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers, 426 S. Fifth Street, Box 1209, Minneapolis, MN 55440. 800-426-0115

MONEY. In all its forms and how it shapes our lives as individuals, families and Christians, money is a major concern. But for many money is a difficult issue to discuss openly with an eye toward living financially responsible lives as members of the church.


Happening  Happening
  • Author: Sherry Grindeland
  • Updated: 07/28/2008
  • Copyright: ښ2002 Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Duplication in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission from the publishers. Contact Augsburg Fortress permissions at Box 1209, Minneapolis, MN 55440; 1-800-421-0239; or copyright@augsburgfortress.org

With more than $100,000 in debt and only $17,000 in the bank, a church building committee in Bellevue, Wash., voted to do something drastic. They gave away the church's bank account.


Happening  Happening
  • Author: Anne E. Basye
    Basye, a writer and editor, is a member of Unity Lutheran Church, Chicago.
  • Updated: 07/25/2008
  • Copyright: ښ2000 Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Duplication in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission from the publishers. Contact Augsburg Fortress permissions at Box 1209, Minneapolis, MN 55440; 1-800-421-0239; or copyright@augsburgfortress.org

Congregations slash their utility bills and contribute to a cleaner planet.


Happening  Happening
  • Author: Rob Blezard
  • Updated: 07/21/2008
  • Copyright: Rob Blezard

Some pastors will pull any stunt to help the stewardship campaign, but Roger Timm of St. James Lutheran Church, Naperville, Ill., takes this to a new height.


Happening  Happening
  • Author: Program Staff at Nativity Lutheran Church. Glenn Seefeldt is the current Senior Pastor.
  • Updated: 07/19/2008
  • Copyright: Nativity Lutheran Church
    3312 Silver Lake Road
    St. Anthony Village, MN 55418

This is a unique annual report from the program staff of a congregation.

Instead of individual reports of activities, this is a compilation of a small sample of stories and activities of how Nativity makes a difference in the lives of people.

There is no attempt to be comprehensive.