Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Resolution 4-01A Adopted

Resolution 4-01A, To Lead Districts and Synod in a Stewardship Renaissance, found on page 363 of Sunday's Today's Business, has been adopted with friendly amendment underlined, 1005 to 131.

Resolved, That LCMS congregations be encouraged to search the Scriptures for all stewardship examples; and be it further

Resolved, That LCMS congregations study biblically based and Gospel-centered stewardship principles; and be it further

Resolved, That the Synod and its districts promote the Lutheran understanding of biblically based stewardship principles with emphasis on (1) gratitude for God’s gifts, (2) the need of my neighbor, and (3) trust that “I will never be without”; and be it finally

Resolved, That each district president lead his district in a stewardship renaissance using the resources that are available to him within the Synod.

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