Stewardship – Seventh-day Adventist Fundamental Belief 21

We are God’s stewards, entrusted by Him with time and opportunities, abilities and possessions, and the blessings of the earth and its resources. We are responsible to Him for their proper use. We acknowledge God’s ownership by faithful service to Him and our fellow men, and by returning tithes and giving offerings for the proclamation of His gospel and the support and growth of His church. Stewardship is a privilege given to us by God for nurture in love and the victory over selfishness and covetousness. The steward rejoices in the blessings that come to others as a result of his faithfulness. (Gen. 1:26-28; Gen. 2:15; 1 Chron. 29:14; Haggai 1:3-11; Mal. 3:8-12; 1 Cor. 9:9-14; Matt. 23:23; 2 Cor. 8:1-15; Rom. 15:26, 27.)


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Stewardship – Seventh-day Adventist Fundamental Belief 21 — 3 Comments

  1. I am challenged by less finance, that sometimes it is really difficult to give tithe and offering. I do need God`s divine intervention to overcome this spiritual lack of practise. Pray for me pliz.

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