Get Your Spirit in Shape: Generosity is Good for the Soul
We sometimes think about giving as a Christian obligation, something we ought to do. The Rev. Ken Sloane, Director of Stewardship and Connectional Ministries for The United Methodist Church, invites us to reconsider that way of thinking. He shares how generous living is a spiritual discipline that brings us joy. Sharing what we have is a privilege, a way of giving thanks for God’s generosity to us.
“Generosity,” Sloane shares, “is a way to experience the joy of blessing someone else and connecting to God.”
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- Stewardship - Discipleship Ministries offers resources for individuals and churches about living generously.
- Ken's blog at Discipleship Ministries
- Contact Ken
Generosity resources mentioned
- Enough: Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity by Adam Hamilton, pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, in Leawood, Kansas
- Defying Gravity: Break Free from the Culture of More by Tom Berlin, pastor of Floris United Methodist Church in Herndon, Virginia
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