Category: stewardship

Give almes of thy goods

This Sunday’s (Oct. 30) anthem is the most tasteful stewardship anthem I know. I have said this for years, and I believe it to be true. Rather than “please turn in your pledge card,” this anthem text requests us to “give almes of thy goods.” How proper and gracious is this? The text is from the Book of Tobit, a book in the Catholic and Orthodox editions of the Holy Bible. Tobit is one of the apocryphal (non-canonic, extra) books of the Protestant Bible... Read More
Posted by Dr. David Ouzts at Monday, October 24, 2016