This post contains three sets of original stewardship skits designed to inspire, inform, and make people laugh. Each set includes three skits that take about five minutes each. You can download the skits for use in your faith community. They are a gift from the Courtyard to you.
Welcome to Generosity and Stewardship
Here you will find postings that grapple with our all-too-human attachment to material goods.
When Salvation Comes
Just exactly how many pairs of black pants do I really need?
a homily by Margaret D. McGee
In this morning’s reading from Isaiah, the LORD, the Holy One, speaks to the people of Zion, in words that convey some frustration. Words, in fact, that give the sense of a God who is fed up to the teeth with these people, and with their acts of worship.
Covered in faded green ducking, each bag had an extra flap of the tightly-woven material at the head. The flap, wrapped all the way around the roll, was secured by green cotton cords sewn into the hem and tied in bows. [Read more…]