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One of the Best Ways to Teach Generosity

Grandpas teach generosity

It’s not unusual for someone to come up and ask me, “How do I teach my children to be generous?” It’s a great question. I’ve found with my own kids what I think is a powerful way to teach generosity in a way that makes it stick. Here’s a quick story. When my son was at college, I  »  Read More

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I Got a Letter from Herman the Other Day…

Herman was one of our first clients. He’d had an account with another donor advised fund firm. But he switched to us. He liked the fact that our mission was about building the kingdom of God. If he was going to pay an administrative fee, he wanted it to come to us. But the fact that he wrote  »  Read More

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The Power of Everyday Generosity

If we write a check to a charity, does that make us generous? It seems to me that giving is an act. It can be a transaction. But giving, in and of itself, doesn’t make one generous. Generosity. It’s a way of life–a learned way of life. My wife came to me the other day and reminded me  »  Read More

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