Extravagant Sowers





Steward leaders of non-profit organizations and churches have a tough job. They are spiritually gifted to lead, and they do that tirelessly. Simultaneously, they are expected by their governing boards to ensure the ministry has adequate resources to meet current and future needs. In a word, they are expected to provide.

Gary Hoag, otherwise known as the Generosity Monk, provides 10 insights for encouraging Christian generosity in the local church and beyond.

Gary Hoag, PhD (Trinity College, Bristol), has been encouraging Christian generosity in church, educational, and other ministry settings for more than twenty years. Currently, he serves as the Generosity Monk, providing spiritual and strategic counsel for leaders and lay people. He is co-author of the book, The Sower: Redefining the Ministry of Raising Kingdom Resources (ECFAPress, 2010), and served as a content reviewer for the NIV Stewardship Study Bible. Get daily meditations at generositymonk.com and follow him on Twitter @generositymonk.