St. Paul knew that the true wealth of any church lies in the unique talents, qualities, and passions that we bring to serve the world. When we bring them together in church, we become a Body of Christ.
In last year’s pledge campaign we invited the people of Emmanuel to fill out a Spiritual Gifts inventory and to put their three top Spiritual Gifts on the pledge card along with their financial pledge.
The key to Spiritual Gifts is that they lead us to activities that are life giving. Because we do them with enthusiasm and love, they feel effortless, nothing special. But they are very special to the people around us, who appreciate what we bring to the community.…Continue Reading