The Abundance of Our Faith/Stewardship Services (Just in Time)

Giving, Leadership, Resource Review, Stewardship, Worship
The Abundance of Our Faith: Award-Winning Sermons on Giving edited by Terry Sweetser and Susan Milnor (Skinner House Books, 2006) Stewardship Services (Just in Time) by David N. Mosser (Abingdon Press, 2007) Reviewed by David F. Johnson, retired associate for stewardship resources for the Presbyterian Church (USA) These two books help answer a question that I frequently received from pastors while I served on my denomination’s stewardship staff: “Where can I find sample sermons on stewardship?” The books don’t quite answer a second question I often heard—“How do I find lectionary sermons on stewardship?”—but they are useful all the same. Each makes a different contribution to the practice of preaching, teaching, and thankful giving in worship. Stewardship Services (Just in Time) has worship material as well as sermon briefs on…
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