Podcast Episode 40: How Pastors Can Unlock the Genius of Generosity

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Chip Ingram, pastor, author, speaker, and leader of the Living on the Edge movement. During their conversation, they discuss personal growth in generosity,

Best Quotes

“Whenever you see a need that you think I would want to fill, then I want you to write them a check.” 

“Generous people are happy. Generous people are fulfilled. Generosity breeds deep connections and relationships.”

“To be a pastor that genuinely cares and speaks the truth is a gift that you give a businessperson.”

“You can’t get comfortable talking about money until you come to grips with your own life here.”

“You can’t speak with confidence unless you’re modeling what you are going to say to other people.”

“If you never teach on money, why are you shocked that you don’t have the resources?”

“People aren’t motivated to be generous because they think that they already are.”

“God really wanted to grow my generosity, and it’s way beyond money.”

“God doesn’t measure generosity by how much you give. God measures generosity by how much you sacrifice.”

Chip Ingram’s passion is helping Christians really live like Christians. As a pastor, author, and teacher for more than three decades, Chip has helped believers around the world move from spiritual spectators to healthy, authentic disciples of Jesus by living out God’s truth in their lives and relationships in transformational ways.

Recommended Resources

Generosity by Lifeway

Generous Church

The Genius of Generosity by Chip Ingram

Living on the Edge