Tag: Stewardship

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Is It Time for a New Approach to Leadership?

To whatever extent the leadership forms taught by the westand our approach to church polity have done a disservice to the church in China, we should ask for forgiveness.

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Chinese Culture and Christian Stewardship

Chinese believers respond to biblical stewardship.

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Will China Become Generous?

According to China Daily, one out of every thousand people in China is a multimillionaire. Yet China’s newfound wealth does not yet appear to be translating into greater generosity. In a worldwide survey, the London-based Charities Aid Foundation ranked China last among 140 countries. Could that change?

ChinaSource Conversations

Being a Faithful Steward in an Increasingly Wealthy China

In this podcast Dr. Scott Rodin talks about efforts to develop faithful stewards among believers in China through the Faith and Generosity in China Initiative. After elaborating on the concept of the faithful steward, Scott looks at the uniqueness of China today as relates to the growing need for biblical stewardship teaching. He then closes with an introduction to several new resources being made available in China in the coming months.

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One-in-a-Thousand Millionaires

An Example for China’s Christians?

If you haven’t already read the recent Chinese Church Voices post on the prosperity gospel in China, you need to. Here’s why.

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Stewardship Resources for China

What resources are available for the church in China on financial management and stewardship? 

Chinese Church Voices

Financial Management in Chinese Churches

An Interview

In March China Christian Daily published an interview with a pastor from Dalian about the importance of properly managing church finances in Chinese churches. He highlights some of the difficulties that churches in China have in this area and some suggestions for improvement.

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3 Questions: Transparency and Generosity

A ChinaSource "3 Questions" interview with Dr. Gary Hoag, ECFA International Liaison, and Dr. Sas Conradie of Global Generosity Network on the relationship between transparency and generosity. 

The Lantern

On the Ground with the Faith and Generosity in China Initiative

It has been well over a year since ChinaSource launched the Faith and Generosity in China Initiative. We are beginning to see a multi-organizational effort emerge that is aimed at equipping this generation of Chinese Christians to embrace their role as stewards in God’s kingdom.

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Reflections on a First Visit to Hong Kong

Observations about Hong Kong, poverty, language barriers, generosity, and the church from a first time visitor.