Tag Archives: Stewardship

Figuring Out Your Money

We kicked off 2014 at LifePoint with a four week sermon series on handling money according to the Bible called “From Him and Through Him and To Him.” We want to continually equip the local church with tools that will … Continue reading

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Financial Peace @ LifePoint

We have spent the first few weeks of 2014 at LifePoint talking about the subject of money; specifically, how the Bible teaches us to handle our money as Christians. We are taking a number of steps to resource our church … Continue reading

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Money Wisdom

Yesterday I preached out of the book of Proverbs on the subject of money. If you weren’t able to make it, here are the 10 principles we examined from the study of the book. This certainly isn’t comprehensive, you could … Continue reading

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Financial Wisdom from The Richest (and Wisest) Man Ever

Solomon was a rich man. First Kings 10 details the wisdom and wealth of David’s son. The Queen of Sheba (who was probably fairly well-off herself) came and visited Solomon, and the Bible says “there was no more breath in … Continue reading

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Does the Bible Teach Giving to the Local Church?

I preached on Genesis 14:17-24 yesterday as we kicked off our new series at LifePoint, handling the subject of how the Bible instructs Christians to manage our money. That text establishes what author Randy Alcorn refers to as “The biblical … Continue reading

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Money: God or Gift

This was one of those books that has been sitting on the corner of my desk for a couple of years. I don’t know why it took me so long to finally read it, but I’m very glad I did. … Continue reading

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The Preacher as Steward

John Stott’s book The Preacher’s Portrait was very influential in the formation of my theology and identity as a preacher. I have recently re-visited the content of the book, and it’s been refreshing to re-read material that was foundational for … Continue reading

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Right on the Money

I took some time today to finish a writing project that has been on my agenda for several weeks. It’s a tool we are going to use to educate on financial stewardship called Cents & $ensibility: Right on the Money. … Continue reading

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A Soul Conversation

Here are the notes from Sunday’s 3rd installment: “A Soul Conversation.”  For video of this sermon click here.  For audio, click here.  Sub-Urban III                          A Soul Conversation                5.15.11 Text: Luke 12:13-21 Legend: “I Need More.” Main Idea: All you … Continue reading

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Christian and Consumer Talk Giving

By now I’m sure you’ve been acquainted with my friends Christian and Consumer.  As I’ve said before, on the outside it’s often hard to tell them apart.  Even walking into a local church on a Sunday morning; you’ll shake hands … Continue reading

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