Giving is not a competition, not an agenda to leverage. Giving is a service; an act of worship.
Ins & Outs of Stewardship
Simple ideas about Using God’s Gifts for God’s Purposes
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...#4 Jesus calls himself a “ransom,” a price paid to redeem a captive, a slave, an indentured servant, etc. What does this tell you about your spiritual status prior to & following conversion? Were you a free agent who chose Jesus? See Romans 3:21-26, 6:20-23, 11:32; Galatians 3:22-29; Small Catechism: Creed II
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