Generosity, Roots, Spirituality

Forgiveness: God’s Love in Action

Grace and peace to you from God our creator and our Lord and Savior Jesus the Christ.  Amen. Archbishop Desmond Tutu says that the truth hurts. It is messy and painful.  During his time as the head of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission he heard many stories of pain. Pain from the victims and the… Continue reading Forgiveness: God’s Love in Action

Generosity, Newsletter, Spirituality

Generosity Gap

“We must disciple believers to grow their generosity, which is a kingdom behavior. A faithful disciple gives time, skill, money, and influence to bring the good news of God’s kingdom to more people.” – “How Congregations (and Their Members) Differ on Generosity” by Ruben Swint, 2015 Institute for Faith and Learning at Baylor University  Dear Brothers… Continue reading Generosity Gap

Generosity, Newsletter, Spirituality

Age-ing to Sage-ing

For some, or many, of us, we have been taught “scarcity thinking” rather than “abundance thinking.” Scarcity thinking teaches us that we never have enough and that we are never enough.  Have you ever heard or said, “I don’t have enough time,” “I don’t have enough money,” “I’m not good enough” or “I am not… Continue reading Age-ing to Sage-ing