Grateful and Generous Hearts

John H. Westerhoff III

Nov/2002, 46 Pages, Paperback, 5.5 x 8.25

ISBN-13: 9780819219572



A short guidebook on what it means to be a Christian investing time, talent, and treasure for the body of Christ.

The Rev. Dr. John H. Westerhoff challenges Christians to move beyond the quest for material possessions by embarking on a life of simplicity that begins with an inward journey. An exploration of how to fulfill the baptismal covenant by giving generously from the heart to achieve a deeper relationship with God.

“My aim is to provide a resource for you to grow personally and to use in in the development of a program of stewardship in your congregation.”—from the introduction.

John H. Westerhoff taught at numerous Episcopal, Roman Catholic, and Protestant theological schools around the world, retiring in 1994 as the Professor of Theology and Christian Nurture at Duke Divinity School. He is the author of more than 25 books, including Will Our Children Have Faith?, Living Faithfully as a Prayer Book People, and A Pilgrim People. He died in 2022.

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