What The Bible Says about Money and Giving
The Scriptures have much to say about wealth, stewardship and
generosity, and some of it has proven confusing over the centuries.
For those seeking to learn, understand and obey what the Bible
teaches on this important subject, we offer the resources below.
Ownership and Key Verses: What does God's Word tell us about
Some of the most important verses in the Bible
about money and possessions are categorized here.
Bible Study Notes: Explore money, possessions, stewardship and
giving in every book of the Bible.
FAQ: Find short, clear, biblical answers to your questions about
the Bible’s stewardship teachings.
Major Themes: Major biblical themes are explained in short
essays keyed to specific books of the Bible.
Stewardship Theology: Nine major categories are listed for easy
access to relevant articles, sermons and books.
Topical Concordance: This resource is perfect for quickly
finding passages related to a specific area of stewardship.
For more information on what the bible says about giving, visit
The story of Generous Giving began in the
1990s when five friends came together, challenged by the question of
what could happen if Christians were truly generous with their
resources, living out the joy of giving instead of the duty of
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Church Giving Bibliography
A compiled list of books and resources
gathered by Randy Driggers (former TBFA Vice President for
Foundation of Alabama assists Baptists in supporting any local,
State and Denominational Baptist ministry. See below for a list of
ministries supported by many fellow Baptists. The Foundation’s
Office of Development will assist you in how you can create a
“Kingdom” legacy through a life income gift or charitable bequest.
LEGAL NAMES OF BAPTIST AGENCIES AND INSTITUTIONS IN
Foundation of Alabama, Montgomery
Samford University, Birmingham
Judson College, Marion
University of Mobile, Mobile
Children’s Homes and Family Ministries, Birmingham
Alabama Baptist State Convention,
State Board of Missions, Montgomery
Alabama Baptist Retirement Centers,
The Alabama Baptist, Birmingham
Baptist Health, Birmingham
Baptist Health, Montgomery
Shocco Springs Baptist
Conference Center, Inc.
Woman’s Missionary Union, Auxiliary to the
Alabama Baptist State Convention,
STATE BOARD OF
MISSIONS (designated for any of the following):
- The Cooperative
- Baptist Student Centers
- City Missions
- State Missions
Board of Aid to Students in
Baptist Historical Commission
LEGAL NAMES OF SOME OF THE
SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION INCORPORATED AGENCIES
Guidestone Financial Resources,
Committee of The Southern Baptist Convention, Nashville, TN
International Mission Board of The
Southern Baptist Convention, Richmond, VA
North American Mission Board of The
Southern Baptist Convention, Atlanta, GA
Golden Gate Baptist Theological
Seminary, Mill Valley, CA
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, MO
New Orleans Baptist Theological
Seminary, New Orleans, LA
Southeastern Baptist Theological
Seminary, Wake Forest, NC
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY
The Southwestern Baptist
Theological Seminary, Ft. Worth, TX
The Sunday School Board of The
Southern Baptist Convention, Nashville, TN
LifeWay Christian Resources,
Missionary Union, Auxiliary to the
Southern Baptist Convention,
Missionary Union Second Century Fund, Birmingham, AL
note: The above list reflects SBC and the Alabama State Board of
Missions Cooperative Program agencies and ministries. There are
hundreds of other worthwhile Baptist ministries that one may include
in their charitable gifting plans. If you have a question, please
email The Foundation's Office of Development at email@example.com.