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Missionary, Are You Suffering from Compassion Fatigue?

There are two types of people in the world:  Givers and Takers.  Missionaries are Givers!  We give and give and give some more. However staying on that side of the equation in life can lead to strain and stress and … Continue reading

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Does God Really Provide Blessing to the Generous? (1.39)

When God commands the Hebrews to remember the poor He says, “Give generously to the poor, not grudgingly, for the Lord your God will bless you in everything you do”  (Deut. 15:10)  God promises that if His followers will remember

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Blessing for Generosity (1.38)

I suppose our motivation for generosity should be selfless.  But even Jesus gave us motivation to give — Give and it shall be given.  So gaining by giving is a principle that’s okay in the Scriptures.  God does provide blessing … Continue reading

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Giving Implements God’s Justice, Heart, and Command to Us (1.37)

As mentioned in my last posts, justice shows up in many issues, and on the mission field in a variety of ways.  Of course, one of those justice issues is what to do with the poor.  Those who want to … Continue reading

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A Generous Actor Creates Over 370 Million for Charities (1.14)

I love coffee and I’ve got a Keurig coffee maker knock-off in my office.  The water goes into the side container, the small plastic coffee bucket is popped into the basket, the button is pushed, and . . . zap! … Continue reading

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What Has Your “Duty Free Shopping” Accomplished for Good? (1.9)

Have you ever gone through an airport and purchased something “Duty Free?”  Did you know that the man who developed that idea became a billionaire off your purchases?  His name is Chuck Feeney.  

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Are the Puritans Really “Stick-in-the-Muds?” (1.11)

CHARITY THINK got me thinking about Non-Profit sector funding and how that works for Life Impact.  Have these last couple posts stimulated your thinking in any way?  Here are some of my reflections on Dan’s reflections before I let this … Continue reading

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Are American Christians Thinking Wrong About Charity in our Culture? (1.7)

Has the USA business culture, our inherent materialism, and the way we think about money in our nation hindered the ability of non-profits to enjoy the freedom of

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