Living Generously

A Generous Hope

For all of us, there are benchmark moments where we stop and remember, tell stories and look forward to see what the future may bring. One of our key FMCIC benchmark moments (besides Regional Gatherings) is General Conference every three years. I can still hear the words from last General …

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Joanna’s Crown

“Joanna the wife of Chuza, Herod’s steward, and Susanna, and many others . . . were contributing to their support out of their private means.” Luke 8:3 Luke 8:1-3 addresses how the ministry of Jesus was funded. Jesus and the twelve disciples were in a season of great activity, moving …

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Discipling Generosity?

We were made to be generous.  In fact, scientific research has found that we are wired for sacrificial generosity.  When we sacrificially give, our mood is improved; we experience better physical health; we live longer; we sleep better; we handle stress better and lessen the risk and symptoms of depression. …

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New Generosity Tools in 2018!

I am excited to introduce three new stewardship resources that will help cultivate gratitude and generosity in our movement. Whole Life Generosity Videos – These four videos introduce the concept of ‘Whole Life Generosity’ – being generous with all of life, with all we have and with all we are.  …

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Is Debt Making You Sick?

High amounts of debt is bad for your mental and physical health. Studies are showing that being in debt can lead to a number of emotional, psychological and physical issues: stress, depression, anxiety, a higher rate of suicide and can put us at risk of developing high blood pressure and …

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