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Today is #GivingTuesday — Join Us in a Campaign to Build Hundreds of Churches in West Africa!

Welcome again to #GivingTuesday, a day when every $1 you give turns into $2! #GivingTuesday is a movement designed to launch the Christmas season with an emphasis on generosity rather than material
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Building Your Eternity Portfolio

We'd like to send you a free book that'll help you become more intentional about investing your resources in things that generate eternal treasure in heaven. After all, giving is the ultimate
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Giving Gifts to Your Grandkids That Will Be Long Remembered

If you’re considering more than a small gift that fits under the tree this year, here are two suggestions.
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Responding to Disasters in Jesus’ Name

On my drive to work each weekday, I spend most of the time praying for family and friends. I often remind myself what a mistake it is to turn on the news during the last five minutes or so of my drive. It’s usually so
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Moving From Indifference to Love

SMI exists to people apply biblical principles to their financial lives and invest successfully so they can experience the joy of giving generously to God’s work. But what if you simply don’t feel motivated to
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The QCD: A Giving-Related Tax Break Available to Older Taxpayers

If you're over 70½ and have an IRA, here's a simple strategy that could reduce your tax burden while also enabling you to donate greater amounts to a church or charity.
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Earth Offers Opportunities That Heaven Doesn’t

The Apostle James says life is “a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.” What are we doing now, in this “little while,” to make God's glory known?
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Giving That Delights the Father’s Heart

Under the Holy Spirit’s direction, you can increasingly become the kind of giver who delights the Father’s heart. He’s always been faithful to you. By your generosity, you can be increasingly true to
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Asking for God’s Blessing on Crops, Commerce, and Industry

Have you ever heard of Rogation Days? I hadn't until recently, even though observing such days is an ancient Christian custom dating back to at least the 5th century. (The word "rogation" comes from a Latin verb, rogare,
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“What Wealth Does to People”

A friend alerted me to a fascinating piece posted at The Cut, a New York magazine website for "women with stylish minds." (Needless to say, it's not the sort of site I typically visit.) The article is an interview with
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