Biblical Stewardship Services

Charitable Gift Annuities

Charitable Gift Annuities

If you would like to receive a tax deduction, increase your income, or are simply looking for an additional way to give, then we invite you to consider a charitable gift annuity, a gift that pays you income for life.

parable of the talents

Parable of the talents

Jesus gives us the parable of the talents in Matthew 25:14–30. In this parable, the master represents God, and the servants represent you and me. As the master prepared for a journey, he entrusted different amounts of wealth to his three servants.

Tax

How do the new tax rules affect me?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overhauled the tax system and you may be wondering how this could affect your giving. Outlined below are the main tax rules that impact charitable giving. We recommend you talk with a tax advisor about how this may affect your situation.

The Parable of the Apple Orchard

The Parable of the Apple Orchard

In this issue, we want to share with you the parable of the apple orchard. In the beginning, God created the apple tree. He said to man, “This is my tree. I am going to teach you how to fertilize it. I’ll teach you how to prune it. I’ll send the sunshine and the rain, and together we will grow a beautiful apple tree.