As Bishop Wester has recognized, Stewardship should be “Our Way of Life”. It is a very tangible way of living our faith through the sharing of our time, talents and treasure. According to Bishop Wester, stewardship is “being in right relationship with God.” When we are in a right relationship with God, we recognize that everything we have in life is a gift from God and is intended to draw us closer to Him. When we embrace this reality, we come to understand that stewardship keeps us focused on God as the center of our lives. He gives us life and is the companion on our journey. Stewardship then is a way of looking at God and responding to Him.  (more)