Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and put your trust in the LORD.-Psalms 4:5
Tithes and offering are our way of responding in gratitude with grace, love and mercy of God. And a way to put our faith and trust in the Lord into action.
Most Frequent Questions and Answers
As a church, we believe that we are called to respond to the generosity of the gospel by giving extravagantly to the progress of the gospel in our community and world. Biblical generosity is not about meeting budget needs. It is about a rich and trusting relationship with a living God. We express our faith and love to Him by honoring Him as the source of everything we have. Scriptural giving is performed with regularity, from the first portion of all we are given, as a proportion of our income, cheerfully, and without pressure or manipulation.
Tithing is our starting place in giving. The Bible teaches us about a baseline standard for giving: the tithe (a word that literally means a “tenth”). When we give the first 10% of our income through the local church, we put God first in our lives. Tithing is an act of worship that expresses our gratitude, faith, and love for others. God also encourages us to give offerings beyond our tithe to specific projects at our local church and to other organizations and causes that we personally believe in.
The January following the end of the calendar year, Giving Statements are available and mailed out to contributers. Financial Reports are available upon request.