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Vital Water Graphics focuses on the critical issues of water quantity, quality and availability.
The stewardship of water is a huge challenge for the future of the world. It is the resource which most threatens the well-being of life. The United Nations is focusing on this issue.
This is a site which has a lot of information. It can serve as a resource for a stewardship of water emphasis.
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Click on: Catalogue of Philanthropy to see the Generosity Index 2003.
This site reveals how generous your state is compared to other states, you will find this interesting.
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Rev. Heather Eeman Hammond firstname.lastname@example.org
Minneapolis Area Synod, ELCA
Click on the link above to hear Nathan Dungan, president and founder of Share-Save-Spend, on National Public Radio's "Speaking of Faith" discussing money and moral balance. Below are links to other related resources.
Nathan Dungan encourages a discipline whereby people share 10%, save 10% and wisely spend 80%.
On his web site,http://sharesavespend.com [Share - Save - Spend] he provides links to various sources that assist people in carrying out this discipline.
Below are links that relate particularly to the discipline of "wise spending."
A click on any underlined item will bring you to that web site.
Pericope Partners vignettes connect the ministries of the ELCA with weekly lectionary readings.
These stories are intended for those who are preparing sermons or for insertion in Sunday bulletins or newsletters.
By sharing these stories, you lift up the ministries that are supported by your congregation's mission support dollars.
Click on Pericope Partners and download them as PDF files for print distribution.
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