The Ecumenical Stewardship Center sponsors educational events to encourage the stewardship ministries of our congregations, denominations, church-related institutions, and organizations.
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.
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.