Tag Archives: mission

Never been on a mission trip…

Lately, I am thinking about a question. Can you be a powerful Christian and never go on a mission trip? I used to answer this question – Sure, not everyone is called to go. Some in the body of Christ will serve in this way, others in a different way. Now, I am challenging my own answer. In […]

The Divided Tithe – Where are you giving on Sunday?

Most of us are dividing our tithe. Last week Giving USA released a snapshot of American generosity in 2014. The good news? Giving is up, and faster than expected. After seeing decline with economic recession, American philanthropy returned to close to pre-recession levels. The troubling news? Churches are seeing their percentage of philanthropy slide…dramatically. According to the report: While […]