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Center for Stewardship

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“We are not owners, we are stewards.”

(The First Commandment) The steward is to be under no illusions about his position. He is steward and not Master. He is sinner and not Savior. He is to be guided. He is not the Guide. He is the property manager, not the property owner.

Raymond Olson, Stewards Appointed: Ten Studies in Christian Stewardship based on Luther's Small Catechism, page 19. 

Wayne Knolhoff photoWayne Knolhoff, Director of the Center for Stewardship at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri.