Top Bible Verses about Stewardship
1 Chronicles 29:14
1 Corinthians 4:1–2
1 Peter 4:10–11
Famous Christian Quotes About Stewardship, Frugality, Land, Possessions
Gifts Are Meant to Serve Others
Whatever we obtain from the Lord is granted on the condition of our employing it for the common good of the Church, and, therefore, the legitimate use of all our gifts is a kind and liberal communication of them with others. There cannot be a surer rule, nor a stronger exhortation to the observance of it, than when we are taught that all the endowments that we possess are divine deposits entrusted to us for the very purpose of being distributed for the good of our neighbor.
“What Plea Can We Have?”
When finally summoned to the bar of God to give an account of our stewardship, what plea can we have to urge in our defense, if we remain willingly and obstinately ignorant of the way which leads to life with such transcendent means of knowing it, and such urgent motives to its pursuit?
Act as Stewards, Not Owners
It is the Lord’s order, that, in whatever way He is pleased to make us His stewards, whether as to temporal or spiritual things, if we are indeed acting as stewards and not as owners, He will make us stewards over more.