Category Archives: Giving

Question #3 That A Lady Needs Answered About The Guy She’s Dating (Without Actually Asking Him)

Question #3 That A Lady Needs Answered About The Guy She’s Dating These thoughts are geared toward the college-age or older couples who have the opportunity to pursue a relationship that can ultimately lead them to marriage. Having said that, … Continue reading

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Bus Ministry Give and Get by Bus Captain Mike Doucet

* What you might have to give…or give up 1) Time on Saturday (10 years – 520 Saturdays/65-24 hr days) 2) Time on Sunday (10 years – 208 hours per year on a bus. 9 full days) 3) Time during … Continue reading

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The Connection Between Our Cash And Our Compassion – Deuteronomy 14:22-29

Let me share a passage that deals with our care for the poor. Deuteronomy 14:“22 Thou shalt truly tithe all the increase of thy seed, that the field bringeth forth year by year. 23 And thou shalt eat before the … Continue reading

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Our Giving: God’s Provision For Compassion

As almost all of the people at Lewis Avenue Baptist church know, I grew up here. I was born 3 months after my dad became the pastor at Lewis Avenue and, as I like to say, the church has never … Continue reading

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Abraham’s Missionary Mindset – Genesis 22 – Part 4

ABRAHAM’S MISSIONARY MINDSET Earlier in this series on Abraham, I pointed out that Abraham never set out to be the most blessed man in the history of the world. He merely set out to do whatever God wanted. However, as … Continue reading

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Abraham’s Missionary Mindset – Genesis 22 – Part 1

ABRAHAM’S MISSIONARY MINDSET Genesis 22:14) And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovah-jireh: as it is said to this day, In the mount of the LORD it shall be seen. 15) And the angel of the LORD called unto … Continue reading

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Who Gets Robbed? – A Study In Stewardship – Malachi 3:8-12

Louis Cassels (for many years religion editor for United Press International) suggested just how little the average Christian really gives to his church.  Cassels said, “Perhaps the most vivid way to depict the level of giving to churches is to … Continue reading

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