Being, Knowing, and Doing—Part 28 (Stewardship Continued)
Stewardship entails the management of something that belongs to someone else. This includes not only your time and treasure, but also your talent. God owns everything, including any special abilities or aptitudes you are gifted with. “What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it?” (1 Corinthians 4:7 NASB). If you want to be a faithful steward of the abilities God has given you, then consider how you might use them to glorify God and serve others.
This teaching is part 28 of a subseries on stewardship in the larger series, “Being, Knowing & Doing: How Godly Principles Strategically Affect Men’s Everyday Lives.”
Originally written in 2002. My father always hoped that one day, his “ship would come in.” Although he was a bus driver, he spent a lot of time and effort on the side, going from one venture to another in quest of the elusive cash cow. He never nabbed one, but I was able to […]