Living Richly for Kids: Introduction

Living Richly for Kids: Introduction

Matthew 6:33, “But seek first [God’s] kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.” When I was in university, I spent a year working in a community garden. We planted, watered, and cared for the vegetables and fruits. And then...
Living Richly with God

Living Richly with God

As I mentioned last week, stewardship doesn’t begin with giving, it begins with the heart. When we have our hearts aligned correctly before our Creator, everything else seems to fall into place. And it is not a matter of checking off a box and giving stuff away, but...
Living Richly: Stewardship in the Kingdom of God

Living Richly: Stewardship in the Kingdom of God

During university, I spent a year living with a professor’s family as the nanny. The family was heavily invested in an organic community garden initiative in the town I lived in, and I became engaged in the effort as well. The family was Quaker, and believed deeply in...
Limitations as Opportunities

Limitations as Opportunities

This past Sunday, we looked at the limitations of Jesus in Mark 13. When I got to thinking about Jesus’ limitations, I thought also about the limits that other people in the Bible faced, where God then swoops in and does the unthinkable. God doesn’t do miraculous...