This week, we’ll celebrate the end of our mini-Stewardship campaign. We’ll celebrate the ways we have been able to support our staff and our mission in this place through giving of our time and treasure and talents. Mostly though, we’ll work with the connection between stewardship and love.
For those who have been reading McLaren, we have been told that stewardship is love in action. Our Scripture this week reminds us that we can abound in grace, no matter our resources or what we can give. We’ll hear from Paul in Corinth, where he always reminds us that nothing has any value without love and that we are called to God’s reality of abundance, through grace. Read Brian McLaren’s We Make the Road by Walking Chapter 38 and 2 Corinthians 8: 7-15 to prepare