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)
Presentations by Claire Eva
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)
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.