Generosity Revolution Week 1

 

 

Listen to Pastor Aaron Dowds sermon on itunes

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Donald was so mean, when his suit needed cleaned he donated it to a charity shop – and bought it back when they had cleaned and pressed it.

Want to Be Happy? Stop Being So Cheap!

Read an interview with the authors of an enormous new study of generosity

This could possibly be one of the most important series of the year:

Did you know that the Bible is saturated with teaching on possessions; 17 of the 38 parables of Jesus are about possessions. In terms of number of verses on possessions, this topic is mentioned in the Bible more than any other:

3 times more than love

7 times more than prayer

8 times more than belief.

About 15% of the bible (2172 verses) deals with possessions

“People are not naturally disposed to giving, yet, the life that we all prize, filled with joy and spiritual depth, is closely tied to giving generously and with thankful hearts.”

Donald W. Hinze. To Give and Give Again: A Christian Imperative for Generosity.

Watch this amazing video of former nightclub promoter Scott Harrison who turned his life round 180 degrees to a life of generosity and set out to solve the world’s water crisis in his lifetime.

https://youtu.be/UE9UvT5ujyg

Generosity Revolution Week 1 Worksheet 27.05.2018

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