The Ecumenical Stewardship Center sponsors educational events to encourage the stewardship ministries of our congregations, denominations, church-related institutions, and organizations.
This calendar serves as a resource for our wider stewardship network. Events posted include those with open registration that are sponsored by Ecumenical Stewardship Center members, partners, and affiliated organizations. Requests to post an event should be sent by email to the Ecumenical Stewardship Center.
Generosity NEXT features plenary speakers who are thought leaders on cutting-edge topics related to faithful stewardship and generosity in the North American cultural landscape. Recent plenary speakers include Shane Claiborne, Kelly Johnson, Rebekah Burch Basinger, Grace Duddy Pomroy, and Clayton Smith. Generosity NEXT includes significant opportunities to engage with the plenary speakers and other attendees in small groups. Traditionally, the event has taken place the week following US Thanksgiving.
Generosity NOW includes worship, plenary sessions, and a wide variety of workshops ranging from theological insights to practical applications related to faithful stewardship and generous giving. Recent plenary speakers include Adam Hamilton, Clayton Smith, Bill Enright, and Harris Rosen. Traditionally, Generosity NOW takes place in the Spring.
Online Author Chats provide opportunities to interact with thought leaders who are authors of some of the most recently-published books on faithful stewardship and generous giving.