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The Rev. Dr. Scott Weimer

What God Values in Stewardship

Mark 12:38-44

Proper 27 - Year B

November 08, 2009

The Rev. Dr. D. Scott Weimer (PCUSA)


In every age, God's people struggle to find the words to speak about the stewardship of money.  And though Jesus speaks directly and often about the dangers of allowing money to take the place of God in our lives, people of faith often find such words difficult and awkward.  Surely, this awkwardness is compounded many times over in the midst of this economic downturn, in which we currently find ourselves.  

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