November 4, 2014Come to a free three-session conference (no registration required!) at Good Shepherd Community Church. Randy Alcorn will be answering questions about the joy of giving and how it affects our hearts, habits and happiness. The three different sessions are at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 9:00 & 10:45 on Sunday. For more information: www.goodshepherdcc.org View the promo video for this conference on Randy's FaceBook page.
October 28, 2014Randy Alcorn will be speaking during weekend services at Watermark Church in Dallas, TX, on Sunday February 15, 2015. He will be speaking on the topics of Heaven/New Earth and money/giving. Service times can be found on the church website, www.watermark.org.
June 24, 2015Randy Alcorn will be a featured speaker at a National Christian Foundation event in Dallas, Texas, October 2-3, 2014. He will be hosting a Q&A session on the topic of Generosity.
June 24, 2015Come to a free three-session conference (no registration required!) at Good Shepherd Community Church. Randy Alcorn will be answering questions about the joy of giving and how it affects our hearts, habits and happiness. The three different sessions are at 5:00 pm on Saturday, and 9:00 & 10:45 am on Sunday.
Stephen King, Warren Buffet, Bill Gates and Angelina Jolie: What unbelievers are discovering about giving
March 3, 2009A few years ago, my wife Nanci showed me an article she had found in her Family Circle magazine. The article was titled "What You Pass On." It was written by author Stephen King. He's not a writer known for his theological insights, but what he wrote echoes the wisdom of Ecclesiastes 5:15 in his assessment of the futility of materialism.
April 16, 2009Worry has a way of chasing after us. It tries to grab hold of us, bleed off our energy, and rob us of joy by limiting our vision to a short-sighted perspective of this life's circumstances. That's why one of my favorite passages is Matthew 6:19-34, where Jesus unveils an investment formula for a secure future and a worry-free present.
June 10, 2009To change the direction of our lives we need to prayerfully make wise decisions, and nothing is wiser than giving first to God, cutting back our expenditures wherever we can, and systematically paying off our debts to others,
June 17, 2009I have encouraged women in this situation to go to their husbands, explain their deep conviction about giving, perhaps share one of the passages about how God blesses givers, and tell him she believes God will provide for their family so that the amount she desires to give won't be noticed by him, even if it is substantial.
June 24, 2009First, commit yourself to regular giving to your local church and above and beyond giving to missions and other ministries.