We live in a culture in which money seems to be the answer to all our problems.
We celebrate the life of Saint Melania today, a Desert Mother with a heart specifically inclined toward giving away the incredible wealth she possessed. It can be difficult, in the current day, to think about our relationship with wealth, in large part because we have chosen to understand it as less concrete.
How can we help young people feel included in our churches? Miriam suggests ways to include teens in your stewardship campaign by offering them the opportunity to be a blessing to, in, and for your congregation.
Making my offering became a very holy, personal thing to me.
Now that many of us give online through automatic donation, how do we teach kids what it means to tithe?