Fundamental principle of STEWARDSHIP:
“GOD owns everything, we are simply managers or administrators acting on His behalf.”
#1. PRINCIPLE OF OWNERSHIP
- Maz. 24:1 The earth’s the Lord.
- Kej.2:15 God put Adam in the gargen to WORK it and to take care of it.
#2 THE PRINCIPLE OF RESPONSIBILITY
God owns everything, we are responsible for how we treat it and what we do with it. Owners have rights, stewards have responsibility.
#3. THE PRINCIPLE OF ACCOUNTABILITY
We ar all stewards of the abilities, resources and opportunities that God has entrusted to our care, and one day each of us will be called to give an account for how we manage what the Master has given us (Parable of the talents.)
#4. THE PRINCIPLE OF REWARD (Col.3:23-24)
Mat.25:21 weel done !