Sermon Topic: Stewardship

Love, Liberality and Liberation

Date: October 5th, 1980  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-5  |  Topics: Church Finance, Giving, Liberalism, Stewardship

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading


Tithing and the Blessing of God

Date: October 10th, 1982  |  Scripture: Hebrews 7:1-10  |  Topics: Reward, Stewardship, Systematic, Thankfulness, Tithe, Voluntary

For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him; To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace; Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; abideth a priest continually. Now consider how great this man wContinue Reading


Tithing and the Blessing of God

Date: October 10th, 1982  |  Scripture: Hebrews 7:8  |  Topics: Stewardship, Systematic, Thankfulness, Tithe, Voluntary

And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receiveth them, of whom it is witnessed that he liveth.


What Pentecost Did To the Church

Date: May 1st, 1983  |  Scripture: Acts 2:41-47  |  Topics: Boldness, Church, Discipleship, Fellowship, Pentecost, Stewardship, Witness

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls. And they continued stedfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers. And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles. And all that believed were together, and had all things common; And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need. And they, continuingContinue Reading


What Pentecost Did To The Church

Date: May 1st, 1983  |  Scripture: Acts 2:41-47  |  Topics: Boldness, Church, Discipleship, Fellowship, Pentecost, Stewardship, Witness

Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls. And they continued stedfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers. And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and signs were done by the apostles. And all that believed were together, and had all things common; And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need. And they, continuingContinue Reading


A History of Giving to God

Date: August 7th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:7  |  Topics: Money, Stewardship, Tithe

Therefore, as ye abound in every thing, in faith, and utterance, and knowledge, and in all diligence, and in your love to us, see that ye abound in this grace also.


They First Gave Themselves

Date: August 28th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-5  |  Topics: Fellowship, Giving, Grace, Gratitude, Stewardship

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading


They First Gave Themselves

Date: August 28th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:5  |  Topics: Election, Giving, Grace, Gratitude, Stewardship, Tithe, remembrance, unmerited favor

And this they did, not as we hoped, but first gave their own selves to the Lord, and unto us by the will of God.


True Sacrifice

Date: September 11th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Samuel 24  |  Topics: David, Offerings, Sacrifice, Stewardship

And again the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he moved David against them to say, Go, number Israel and Judah. For the king said to Joab the captain of the host, which was with him, Go now through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan even to Beersheba, and number ye the people, that I may know the number of the people. And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: bContinue Reading


True Sacrifice

Date: September 11th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Samuel 24:1-25  |  Topics: Araunah, David, Offerings, Sacrifice, Stewardship

And again the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he moved David against them to say, Go, number Israel and Judah. For the king said to Joab the captain of the host, which was with him, Go now through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan even to Beersheba, and number ye the people, that I may know the number of the people. And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: bContinue Reading