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TREATING RFKC, Inc ROYALLY Becca C. Johnson, Ph.D.
ROYAL Treatment SERVING SHARING GIVING HELPING HONORING ENCOURAGING
RFKC Inc. is Generous with: Time Money Resources Encouragement GENEROUS
“How come we give the waitress 15%, but only give God 10%? At the restaurant…
“How come we give RFKC, Inc. so little?”
For example: Some think of the $300 compliance fee to RFKC, Inc as their ‘tithe’, but for a camp with a budget of $30,000, that represents ONLY 1% of their budget!
Mission agencies and Ministry organizations routinely take 5- 15% for “administration”
Let’s give MORE generously to RFKC, Inc. Let’s treat them like they treat us!
STORIES… Some camps in the USA tithe 10% a year An International camp tithed nearly 10% to RFKC, Inc their first year and plan to give 5% every following year
A young boy arrived at the missionary’s house with a fish in his hands, “Pastor, you taught us what tithing is, so here – I’ve brought you my tithe.” The pastor took the fish gratefully and responded, “If this is your tithe, where are the other nine fish?” The boy beamed and said, “Oh, they’re still back in the river. I haven’t caught them yet.”
"Money is like manure. You have to spread it around or it smells."-J. Paul GettyJ. Paul Getty
“Money is like water - we must keep it flowing or it will grow stagnant.”
“Good comes to him who is generous” Psalm 112:5 NIV
A church was in the midst of a fundraising campaign. The pastor got up during a church meeting, “I have a wonderful announcement… “We have all the money we need!” “Yes, we have all the money we need - now, all we have to do is give it!”
Let’s be generous with RFKC, Inc. Let’s treat RFKC, Inc. ROYALLY! STORY…
“Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege.” John D. RockerfellerJohn D. Rockerfeller Jr., one of the richest men in America in the last century, was quoted as saying,
Table Discussion: What can you and your camp do to bless RFKC, Inc? (to treat them royally?)