Giving under grace - 3

by Pastor Donna on October 11, 2015
Grace or Law, it's your choice. Pastor Donna clarifies the passages in Malachi often misused to promote and stimulate giving in the church. Slicing through the controversy with a sharp division between giving under grace and giving under the Law, we learn that if you fall from grace, you do not fall from God's love, but you fall from trusting God (and his work) back into trusting the Law (and your own work). We need to reconcile the tithe with giving under grace. Read More ...

Giving under grace 02

by Pastor Donna on October 4, 2015
Using the story of the Patriarch Abraham and the slaughter of the kings, Pastor Donna explains how his tithe to Melchizedek represents Abraham’s authentication of his trust in God under grace. The key issue is , “What motivates us to give?” The answer should be our love for God and thankfulness for what Christ has done. Read More ...

Giving under grace 01

by Pastor Donna on September 27, 2015
Pastor Donna brings insight and continuity to our understanding of the gospel of grace with regard to tithing and giving. Beginning with the parable of the unjust steward, we learn that our finances are the least area in which to demonstrate our faith and love of God. Read More ...

The purpose of the stewardship - 2

by Pastor Donna on September 13, 2015
Pastor Lynden expounds on the story of Abram and the slaughter of the kings in Genesis 14 and reveals a broader concept for the purpose of the stewardship than just giving and tithing. Read More ...