Stewardship Recommendations

UM Web Link

http://www.gbod.org/stewardship/

Suggested Readings



Enough: Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity - Revised and Updated
Author: Adam Hamilton
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 1/2012
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Environmental Stewardship in the Judeo-Christian Tradition: Jewish Catholic, and Protestant Wisdom on the Environment
Author: Jay W. Richards
Publisher: Action Institute
Publication Date: 2007
Available at Amazon.com
 
Extraordinary Money! Understanding the Church Capital Campaign
Author: Michael Reeves
Publisher: Discipleship Resources
Publication Date: 4/2002
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Guidelines for Leading Your Congregation 2009-2012 - Stewardship: Yes, It’s about Money, but a whole Lot More--Using God’s Resources Responsibly
Author: David S. Bell
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 10/2008
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Not Your Parent's; Offering Plate: A New Vision for Financial Stewardship
Author: J. Clif Christopher
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 08/2008
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Secrets of the Generous Life: Reflections to Awaken the Spirit and Enrich the Soul
Author: Gordon Macdonald
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Publication Date: 2002
Available at Amazon.com
 
The Stewardship Journey
Authors: Randy Hardy, Rev. Cindy Blocksidge, Rev. Dr. Phil Schroeder
Publication Date: 2012
Available at www.stewardshipjourney.org 
Information: Would your church like to wage another short-term campaign to raise money or go on an enjoyable stewardship journey together? This is your invitation to take a remarkable trip - one that can help you overcome stewardship complacency - so that your church can become a more vital congregation.  Whether you just need to be pointed in the right direction or you want to completely redesign your stewardship system, we have some exciting news for you - there is an excellent new way to approach your church's stewardship efforts. It's called The Stewardship Journey.
 
 
A Stewardship Scrapbook
Author: William R. Phillippe
Publisher: Geneva Press
Publication Date: 3/1999
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Three Simple Rules: A Wesleyan Way of Living
Author: Rueben P. Job
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 11/2007
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
Treasures of the Transformed Life: Satisfying Your Soul’s Thirst for More
Author: John Ed Mathison
Publisher: Abingdon Press
Publication Date: 8/2006
Available at Cokesbury.com
 
You Are Invited on a 40 Day Spiritual Journey to a more Generous Life
Author: Brian Kluth
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Publication Date: 2006
Available at Amazon.com

Links from Other Denominations

http://www.pcusa.org/stewardship/ 

Stewardship Ministries