Resources from the Kingdom Marketplace
The following, biblically-based materials are available from these other ministries. We have provided links to their websites for your convenience, review and consideration.
Compass—Finances God’s Way, is a worldwide non-profit interdenominational ministry that teaches people of all ages how to handle money based on the principles of the Bible. After a business partner challenged Howard Dayton, Founder & CEO, to study the Bible to discover what God teaches about handling money, Howard’s life was profoundly changed. The Lord gave him a passion to share these life-changing principles, resulting in the authorship of five books, five popular small group studies and several video series.
This book is for everyone—single or married, young or old, whether you earn a lot or a little. It gives you a clear understanding of the big picture of what God wants you to know about handling money. You’ll learn the seven destinations on the road to true financial freedom.
Financial woes can devastate a marriage, but there is a better way—God’s way. This book offers practical, biblical principles to common problems, shares encouraging stories of real-life couples, and provides interactive discussion opportunities for you and your spouse. Whether you’re engaged, newly married, or empty nesters—this book will help you cultivate the joy God intends for your marriage.
Crown's Mission: Equipping people worldwide to learn, apply, and teach God's financial principles so they may know Christ more intimately, be free to serve Him, and help fund the Great Commission. Crown offers an array of training programs and teaching materials, including a helpful topical library of articles on specific areas related to stewardship.
This free library offers a wealth of biblical writing on an array of topics including Giving and Tithing, Stewardship, Saving, Teaching on Finances and Wills and Trusts.
ECFA is an accreditation agency dedicated to helping Christian ministries earn the public’s trust through adherence to Seven Standards of Responsible StewardshipTM. Founded in 1979, ECFA provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with established standards for financial accountability, fund-raising and board governance. Members include Christian ministries, denominations, churches, educational institutions and other tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations. Collectively, these organizations represent more than $18 billion in annual revenue.
Giving from the Heart is both inspirational and motivational, this 32-page pocket-sized guide will help Christians make wise choices and find new ways to practice faithful stewardship. It is up-to-date with current charitable giving laws. No other product so succinctly summarizes the basic forms of charitable giving.
(by Wesley K. Willmer) Countless Christians are not aware of the connection between their faith and their finances. Many believers feel their income is too limited to give. Others want to share in the work of God’s Kingdom but don’t know where to start. If you are ready to add a new dimension to your spiritual walk, let God and Your Stuff show you how to build a vital link between your possessions and your soul.
The story of Generous Giving began in the 1990s when five friends came together, challenged by the question of what could happen if Christians were truly generous with their resources, living out the joy of giving instead of the duty of tithing. They talked with a handful of people who were already experiencing this joy and asked them to share with others how living in faith-driven generosity had brought extreme transformation to their hearts and lives. Our story is your story. The history of Generous Giving is written in the biographies of lives changed eternally. But it is an unfinished manuscript and a new page awaits ... the next chapter is yours to write.
The Word of God stands alone, providing guidance on money, stewardship, and generosity. Access this list of Scripture that points to key topics.
The Giving Champion's Equipping Guide is a powerful resource designed to offer guidance and encouragement to those who champion the cause of generosity and seek to encourage others on the journey.
(by Randy Alcorn) The so-called “treasure principle,” taught in the Bible but widely neglected today, is just this: When it comes to money, you can’t take it with you—but you can send it on ahead. In the revised edition of this small, pocket-sized book, pastor and author Randy Alcorn urges Christians to store up treasures for themselves in their true home: heaven.
by Andy Stanley) Perhaps you once dreamed of sowing fertile fields of generosity. But reality has taught you to be more cautious. This book will change the way you think about money and giving. When we truly understand God’s power and presence, we can’t help but trust Him to meet our needs. And once we realize that it really is better to give than to receive, there’s no limit to what God can do with our gifts.
"It’s A New Day” is about stewardship! It’s about the lordship of Christ over everything in our lives! It’s about getting out of debt! It’s about being ready to fulfill God’s call upon our lives! The SBC Executive Committee is pleased to present this New National Stewardship initiative to Southern Baptists with faith and excitement for its potential. Imagine what churches could do for the kingdom if their members were not burdened with debt. Imagine what could be accomplished if church members were free to fulfill God’s call of ministry. There has never been a better time than NOW to experience true joy and liberty that comes through financial freedom!
This curriculum kit serves as a church wide outreach program for starting a comprehensive financial teaching program in your church. The kit includes a four week sermon series with video and outlines, age graded Bible study lessons, Power Point presentations, and listening notes to help your church effectively and economically teach God’s financial principles.
Sound Mind Investing is America's best-selling financial newsletter written from a biblical perspective. Published by investment adviser Austin Pryor since 1990, over 14,000 families rely on our monthly counsel. SMI offers step-by-step, easy-to-understand investment instruction that anyone can apply to their personal situation.
Their Mission is to help you glorify God through good stewardship, and increase your ability to give. It's not just about having more, it's about having more so you can give more.