Whitney United Methodist Church

Episode Summary When it comes to Christian giving, are you still somewhat in the dark as to how to appropriately respond? The apostle Paul put it simply and succinctly, “Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly. Whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.” Paul explained further that giving is an individual matter that is settled in the privacy of one’s own heart. Second, giving requires resolve; by this Paul meant that it is to be based on a calculated decision and not a matter to be settled lightly or impulsively. Paul also emphasized that giving is to be a private, not a public, decision. ThereforeRead More →

Cloverdale United Reformed Church

This radio show is a ministry of Cloverdale United Reformed Church where Russell Herman is the teaching pastor. Today’s teaching begins the discussion of Mark 12:41-44. Section Text (NIV) 41 Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. 42 But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents. 43 Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put more into the treasury than all the others. 44 They all gave out of their wealth; but she, out ofRead More →