PowerPoint presentations from past and current Stewardship leaders.
This seminar follows Joseph’s journey from Canaan to Egypt and reveals how he developed his character and his relationships with his brothers, his masters, and above all, the God who was with him. Study a holistic approach to stewardship through Joseph’s example. (12-16 hrs)
After looking at the human model of “Joseph,” Scripture points to a better model, “Jesus.” More than a model, He is Himself the source, the strength, and the only way by which man can expect to master his life and change his character. (8 hrs: Can be presented independently from Part 1).
Discover the key strategic elements that make stewardship ministry successful. This seminar explores a return to the biblical roots of stewardship as a ministry and focuses on reaching and implementing biblical stewardship in your church.Especially for pastors and church administrators. (18 hrs)
Focus on the principles and skills of discipleship and the spiritual walk with God. This seminar explores what it means to be a disciple and lists five dimensions where discipleship growth needs to take place. It also explores spiritual disciplines that serve as “tools” to help open your life to the presence of God. (20-23 hrs)
Stewardship without discipleship has no future or power. This seminar explores the need for increasing the focus on discipleship in stewardship ministry. It identifies the rational and meaning of discipleship, and explores the basic ingredients of growing disciples. (3 hrs)
When we accept the lordship of Jesus Christ, it transforms our daily lives. When we apply these principles to our marriage and family, they transform our homes. This seminar explores how to apply the principles of biblical stewardship as a lifestyle to our families. (15 hrs)
There is a difference between management and leadership. There is an even greater difference between leadership and spiritual leadership. This seminar explores ways of growing as a spiritual leader, developing spiritual leadership skills, and leading people spiritually. (18-20 hrs)
This seminar is a comprehensive look at the financial side of the local congregation. It includes material on the role of the pastor in a stewardship program and explores the different ingred-ients which need to be included in a church’s financial ministry. Time is given to explore basic principles of biblical stewardship and to understand how church finances work at the different levels of the church organization. (10-12 hrs)
An abridged, concise PowerPoint presentation of the comprehensive and inspirational study by Dr. Angel Rodríguez, prepared by Claire Eva, Assistant Director of GC Stewardship Ministries till 2005. The presentation is based on the primary influence that shaped Ellen White’s understanding of tithing—the Word of God—and lists the basic theological concepts that she discovered and shared with her readers. (2 hrs)
This abridged presentation summarizes Dr. Angel Rodríguez’ book by the same name. The question is posed: “Is there any evidence that early Christians supported the gospel ministry through their tithes?” The work investigates this important question in order to reveal the biblical basis for the practice of tithing in the Christian church. (1 ½ hrs)
Thirteen 3-min. videos of the 1st Quarter Adult Sabbath School Lesson Study Guide on Stewardship by the author, John Mathews, Stewardship Ministries Director of the North American Division. Use these videos as an introduction to each lesson on stewardship throughout the first quarter of 2018. They can be shown each week to church members right before the Sabbath School teacher presents the lesson. You may also download or play these videos on your phone, tablet, laptop or other mobile devices.