Stewardship in Action – The Joy of Generosity

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Stewardship in Action – The Joy of Generosity

The concept of stewardship is more than just a notion

It’s a guiding principle that should shape our daily lives. It’s recognising that everything we possess is a gift meant to be managed with wisdom. Stewardship is not just confined to dollars and cents, but involves the management of time, talents, and treasures—a holistic orchestration for a greater good.

Generosity, a key aspect of stewardship, goes beyond financial giving. It’s the understanding of sharing, contributing, and making a positive impact towards the people around us that we care for.

Beyond the mere transaction of handing over something, there is a deeper joy that can be found in cultivating a generous spirit. Giving is not an obligation—it’s an opportunity to experience the profound joy that comes along with it. Scientifically, generosity has been linked to increased well-being.

Stewardship in Action - The Joy of Generosity

So, how can we steward what we have wisely and generously?

  • Find ways to identify and engage with causes that align with your values and passion for making a difference.
  • Integrate generosity into your financial planning. Learn practical budgeting tips that align with the principles of stewardship, ensuring that giving becomes a joyful part of your financial journey.
  • Understand common financial concerns that may hinder generosity and learn strategies to overcome them. Stewardship is about managing resources wisely, even when faced with challenges.

Giving is like planting seeds of joy that grow not just in others’ lives but in our own hearts. Being generous isn’t just about big things; it’s the little acts, the everyday kindness, that adds up to a world full of warmth and care.

Generosity is not just about what you give but also how you live—with an open heart and a willingness to make a positive difference. It’s like a chain reaction of goodness; the more you give, the more you receive in the form of joy, gratitude, and a deeper connection to those around you.

So here’s to the simple yet powerful truth: being generous isn’t just something you do; it’s a way to live.


In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ – Acts 20:35

About New Covenant Community

New Covenant Community Church is a non-denominational church based in Sentul, Malaysia. Our church family strives to love Jesus more, connect people to God and to reconnect the disconnected. Whether you are looking for a church, want to know some new friends or get connected with people, we are the place to be. Drop us a message or visit us on Sunday at Sentul Boulevard, Kuala Lumpur.

About New Covenant Community

New Covenant Community Church is a non-denominational church based in Sentul, Malaysia. Our church family strives to love Jesus more, connect people to God and to reconnect the disconnected. Whether you are looking for a church, want to know some new friends or get connected with people, we are the place to be. Drop us a message or visit us on Sunday at Sentul Boulevard, Kuala Lumpur.