Do You Believe?

Do You Believe?

​In this episode, Bill Marianes asks the questions, “Do you believe? Do you have faith? Do you have confidence in the story of Christ’s resurrection and life after death?” We explore in this podcast how we can believe in something without seeing it. We will also discuss how our disbelief...

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“Bless His Heart, Sometimes, He Just Don’t Get It” (An Everyday Christmas Message – Without Mirrors, We Get Pronouns Wrong).

“Bless His Heart, Sometimes, He Just Don’t Get It” (An Everyday Christmas Message – Without Mirrors, We Get Pronouns Wrong).

In this episode, Bill shares a Christmas gift with his listeners. Rather, he shows all of us how to give a Christmas gift to those around us, when we truly discover what particular ways God wants us to better live our stewardship callings. Bill focuses on Holy Scripture and the...

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The Thief and St. Peter –  The 3 C’s of True Christian Leaders (What a difference a few days can make.)

The Thief and St. Peter – The 3 C’s of True Christian Leaders (What a difference a few days can make.)

In this episode, Bill Marianes treats the topic of Christian Leadership, breaking it down by the “3 C’s”, Conviction, Courage, and Choices. The Apostles failed miserably when Jesus was arrested. They fled and did not, that day, show any conviction, courage, and clearly made the wrong choice. By contrast, the...

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War and Stewardship

War and Stewardship

This podcast explores how the worldwide war being waged against Christians implicates our stewardship callings. We explore the clear and prophetic guidance by the Apostle Paul in 2nd Timothy that predicts what will happen and how we should live our lives and stewardship callings in response. Moreover, we explore 10...

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What Will Your Eulogy Say?

What Will Your Eulogy Say?

This podcast challenges us to consider our legacy by exploring how our eulogy provides the human grade as to whether we lived our stewardship calling and earned the title “righteous man” or “righteous woman.” We explore my “5-F” stewardship calling model that assesses our lives in relation to our Faith,...

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The Scriptural Foundation of Stewardship – Part 2

The Scriptural Foundation of Stewardship – Part 2

This is the second of a multi-part series that explores the Scriptural foundation of stewardship. The Holy Gospel is the greatest book ever written that teaches, describes and explains true Christian Stewardship. In this episode, we learn about three further elements of true stewardship from Scripture: (1) What am I supposed to do with all...

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The Scriptural Foundation of Stewardship – Part 1

The Scriptural Foundation of Stewardship – Part 1

The Scriptural Foundation of Stewardship – Part 1  is the first of a multipart series that explores the Scriptural foundation of stewardship. The Holy Gospel is the greatest book ever written that teaches, describes and explains true Christian Stewardship. In this first podcast, we learn about three essential elements of...

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The SIN Challenge, Part 3 – The Numbers Challenge in our Churches

The SIN Challenge, Part 3 – The Numbers Challenge in our Churches

This podcast is the third in the three-part series on the Stewardship Spirituality, Income and Numbers challenges (what I refer to as the “SIN” challenge) faced by Christian churches today. We briefly explore some significant conclusions and troubling data that show how mainstream Christian churches are experiencing steady declines in...

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The SIN Challenge, Part 2 – The Income Challenge in our Churches

The SIN Challenge, Part 2 – The Income Challenge in our Churches

This podcast is the second in the three-part series on the Stewardship “SIN” (Spirituality, Income, and Numbers) challenges faced by Christian churches today. We briefly explore highlights of some of the enormous amounts of relevant data and information that demonstrate significant Income challenges being faced by Christian churches in America...

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The SIN Challenge

The SIN Challenge

In this installment of Stewardship Calling, Bill Marianes begins to describe the “SIN Challenge” facing Christian churches. SIN stands for Spirituality, Income, and Numbers and Engagement. He focuses on the first of these, exploring how Spirituality should inform Stewardship in your parish.

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We’ve Gotten Stewardship All Wrong

We’ve Gotten Stewardship All Wrong

This kickoff podcast explains why our current Parish approaches to stewardship completely miss the mark and introduces a series of podcasts that will explore a new stewardship, Parish and personal paradigm.

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