10-The Church and the Almighty Dollar

Jun 18, 2021

The Impact of Finances on the Church

At Forward Church, we understand the delicate relationship between the church and finances. As a religious institution, we recognize that money has the potential to both empower and challenge our mission. In this sermon, we delve into the complexities of the church and the almighty dollar.

Embracing Financial Transparency

We believe in transparency and openness when it comes to our finances. Forward Church strives to provide a comprehensive overview of how donations are used to further our mission. With each dollar received, we commit to responsibly managing and allocating funds to support various initiatives within our community.

The Importance of Giving

Through generous giving, we can make a significant impact on our community. Donations allow us to fund essential programs and services that benefit those in need. From feeding the hungry to providing shelter for the homeless, every contribution plays a crucial role in transforming lives.

Stewardship and Responsibility

As stewards of the resources entrusted to us, we take our responsibilities seriously. Our dedicated team diligently monitors and evaluates our financial practices to ensure all funds are utilized effectively and ethically. We prioritize long-term sustainability, striving to create a lasting positive impact that extends beyond immediate needs.

Navigating Challenges

While finances can be a potent tool for good, we acknowledge the potential pitfalls and challenges they bring. From controversies surrounding prosperity gospel to concerns about misuse of funds, the church must tread carefully in its financial endeavors. At Forward Church, we are committed to upholding the highest standards of financial accountability and integrity.

Our Commitment to the Community and Society

Forward Church is deeply rooted in our commitment to community and society. We believe in fostering a sense of belonging, compassion, and love among all individuals. Through our various ministries and outreach programs, we aim to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve.

Empowering Lives Through Faith

Our faith is at the core of our mission. We believe that through faith, we can create transformative change in society. From organizing educational programs to offering counseling and support services, we strive to empower individuals to live a life that aligns with their beliefs and values.

Fostering Inclusivity and Acceptance

Forward Church recognizes the diversity within our community and society at large. We seek to create an inclusive and welcoming environment where everyone feels valued and accepted. Our events and programs promote understanding, respect, and dialogue among people from all walks of life.

Supporting Social Justice Initiatives

We are passionate advocates for social justice and equality. Through partnerships with local organizations, we actively support causes that address systemic issues and work towards a more just and equitable society. We believe that the church should be a force for positive change, standing up against injustice and advocating for the marginalized.


At Forward Church, we understand the impact of finances on the church and the intricate relationship it shares. With a commitment to financial transparency, responsible stewardship, and a deep-rooted dedication to community and society, we strive to make a meaningful and lasting difference. Join us as we embark on a journey of faith, compassion, and service towards a better world for all.