Generosity

STEWARD: A 30-Day Devotional

The word “steward” from a theological perspective represents both our identity and responsibility before God. The noun evokes a sense of the role that we, as believers, have in looking after the resources of our Lord. The verb “to steward” speaks of the activity that we engage in as caretakers of all that is entrusted … Read more STEWARD: A 30-Day Devotional

Contentment in a World of Want

Greed is one of the many vices we grapple with as human beings. It seems a modern dilemma, but it is as old as time. We are blessed to be alive in the 21st Century in the developed world. With amazing medical advances, prosperity and technological advantages, we live longer and more comfortable lives than … Read more Contentment in a World of Want

Consumed Campaign Calls Christians to Embrace The Good Life Instead of Over-Consumption

Consumerism has become the idol of our age For followers of Jesus in Australia today, there are two stories about the ‘good life’ battling for our hearts and minds. Our culture’s story says that happiness comes through the accumulation of more stuff. By contrast, the Christian story invites us to be content in the grace … Read more Consumed Campaign Calls Christians to Embrace The Good Life Instead of Over-Consumption

11 Small Things You Can Do to Improve Your Saving Habit

Need to start saving for a holiday, a big ticket item or maybe even a deposit for your first home? The hardest part of saving can be knowing where to start, especially when you find your bank balance dreadfully low at the end of every pay cycle. Whatever your income, you can start and sustain … Read more 11 Small Things You Can Do to Improve Your Saving Habit

Three Keys to Preparing for Purposeful Retirement

Excerpt from our free eBook ‘Purposeful Living‘ By Michael Blue “Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah.” These were the dying words of C.T. Studd spoken as he lay thousands of miles from his homeland in the middle of the jungles of Africa. He lived a life that exhibited his profound trust in the Lord’s ability to provide. After … Read more Three Keys to Preparing for Purposeful Retirement

Learning the Secret of Contentment – John Preston

At our Global Generosity Roundtable event we caught up with John Preston, who is the Church of England’s National Stewardship Officer. He authored a chapter of our free ebook Purposeful Living, where he looked at how our faith affects our spending. In his chapter he wrote, There’s a danger that Christians can think that God … Read more Learning the Secret of Contentment – John Preston

Five Keys To Help You Thrive In Your Retirement Years

Retirement is a part of your future, and a significant part at that! Some people long for it and some dread it, but not enough people consider what life will actually be like in retirement. It’s difficult to consider the unknowable future, but one thing we know for sure is that retirement has become a … Read more Five Keys To Help You Thrive In Your Retirement Years

Honouring God with our charitable giving and with our investments – Dr. Amy L. Sherman

At our recent Global Generosity Roundtable event, we caught up with Dr. Amy L. Sherman who is the Senior Fellow at the Sagamore Institute. She shared some insights on how Christians can best honour God with their giving as well as their investments. Some of her key points are: Wise financial stewardship involves advancing God’s … Read more Honouring God with our charitable giving and with our investments – Dr. Amy L. Sherman