Dessert First: Celebrating God's Blessings invites us to share with our faith community our personal stories of giving and receiving as well as God's faithfulness. The magazine for this theme is available in print format. Theme materials are available as a Starter Kit of digital PDF files that you may copy for congregational use.
Giving Volume 3 with the theme "Dessert First" helps congregations recall and celebrate God's blessings and grow in their desire to give as they grow spiritually. Articles and authors include:
Stewardship: A New Story by Pamela York Klainer
Ten Prayers of Celebration and Dedication for Budgets, Offerings and New Facilities Aim for the Heart: Fundraising as Ministry by Rebekah Burch Basinger and Thomas H. Jeavons
Westerhoff on Stewardship by John H. Westerhoff