The Golden Offering for Tennessee Missions. What’s the point? Allow me to answer these questions with another question: What would Tennessee be like without the Golden Offering?
1. Compassion ministries would go away. We would not have the resources to feed people who are at the poverty line. The Golden Offering supports ministries all over Tennessee that reach out in love to feed those in need. But we do this differently than many other organizations. We offer more than just groceries. We offer the Bread of Life. Compassion ministries give us opportunities to share the good news of Jesus Christ while also meeting so many physical needs. But that’s just one part of compassion. Our Compassion ministries help people with literacy, job training, language ministries, ministry to immigrants and so much more!
2. Churches all over the state would not experience revitalization. The Golden Offering for Tennessee Missions allows us to reach churches that are on the verge of closing their doors. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our coaches have revitalized churches all over the state. But there’s so much more to be done. If the Golden Offering didn’t exist, many churches would never experience the joy of resurgence and growth because they would have no direction or assistance. [Read more…]