Tithing? In response to the previous question, I believe grace giving has replaced tithing, and is a heightening of giving compared to the Old Covenant. For example, the motive is heightened to "God's inexpressible gift." Grace giving is one element of New Covenant worship, which is a heightening of Old Covenant worship. The essence of New Covenant worship is the presentation of our bodies as living, holy sacrifices. Such worship is again motivated by "the mercies of God" (Rom 12:1).
Good Message On Giving Would you say that grace giving has replaced tithing? Or is tithing still required for the New Testament church?
Stephen Sherman was trained for pastoral ministry at The Master's Seminary in Sun Valley, California, where he graduated in May 2005. ¬†Before coming to CFC in 2005, Steve served as the associate pastor of Grace Fellowship, a Southern Baptist church in Rowland Heights, California, where he...