Small Group Study Guide on Stewardship 8/31/20. Small groups are a great way to educate and form generous stewards. This resource shares 21 different scripture passages for study, and includes both a discussion guide and printable page for recording answers.
Stewardship Themes ideas to kickstart stewardship conversations and steps in your community of faith.
Stewardship One-Liners & Quotes: An easy way to provide stewardship food for thought in emails, newsletters, bulletins, prayer and more
Year-Round Stewardship Best Practices: Suggestions for making stewardship a part of your church’s life 365 days a year
Church Stewardship Modeling: What does a stewardship church look like? This guide gives you the four components necessary for a healthy stewardship ministry
Suggested Stewardship Readings
Reflections on Stewardship
Recording of 2021: What do we know and where might we go? Discernment about stewardship, ministry, and the economy in the year to come 11/20/20
Recording of Stewardship: A four-part harmony. Part 1 Caring for self. Father-daughter team explores the biblical case for self-care on 10/22/2020.
Recording of Stewardship: A four-part harmony. Part 2 Caring for stuff. Group discussion explores what the bible says about greed and materialism recorded on 11/4/2020.
Recording of Stewardship: A four-part harmony. Part 3 Caring for one another. Group discussion explores what the bible says about caring for others recorded on 11/12/2020.
Recording of Stewardship: A four-part harmony. Part 4 Caring for creation. Group discussion explore what the bible says about caring for God’s creation recorded on 11/19/2020.
Slides from Stewardship Shorts on 10/22/20: key ideas and takeaways from the book, “Fishing Differently.”
Slides from Stewardship Shorts on 10/15/20: key ideas and takeaways from the book, “Holy Currencies.”
Slides from Stewardship Shorts on 10/8/20: key ideas and takeaways from the book, “Embracing Stewardship.”
Recorded Webinar 8/13/20 “StewardTips” Password: #$X5w0Fc MMFA Director of Stewardship Services Laura Watson and President/CEO Chris Spaugh talk about the ingredients for successful, holistic stewardship.
Slides from “StewardTips” webinar on 8/13/20. MMFA Director of Stewardship Services Laura Watson and President/CEO Chris Spaugh talk about the ingredients for successful, holistic stewardship.
Recorded Webinar 5/5/20 “Stewardship In The Midst“ Password: 2U!8JqS@: Hear stories of how congregations are engaging in stewardship, as well as steps to take for healthy stewardship in the midst of a pandemic. Includes group discussion, questions and answers.
Slides from “Stewardship In The Midst” webinar
Appeal Letter Tips help you incorporate time-tested best practices and effective phrases into your appeal letters.
Fall 2020 Financial Stewardship Planning Template includes suggested steps for preparation, invitation, and follow-up for a financial appeal.
Pledging FAQs questions about making a financial commitment that are critical to answer in church communications.
Recurring Giving Promotion helps you share the benefits of scheduled gifts to faithfully fulfill pledges — benefits to both the giver and the church or ministry.
Theology of the Earth 11/29/20: Scriptures used in the series, “Stewardship: A four-part harmony.”
Stewardship of Creation Statements from Documents of the Moravian Church in America. Compiled for the series, “Stewardship: A four-part harmony.”
Stewardship of Creation Activities for Your Ministry 11/29/20. From the series, “Stewardship: A four-part harmony.”
Count it all joy article by MMFA Director of Stewardship Services Laura Watson published in The Moravian Magazine October 2020.
Stewardship in The Midst: New Philadelphia helps families in need article
I love to tell the story: How Moravians from across America got creative with stewardship during a pandemic
Washing One Another’s Feet During a Time of Social Distancing: How to steward relationships from afar