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Everyday, people around the world are choosing to walk with Christ as faithful stewards thanks to the generosity and work of Crown’s donors, partners, and volunteers.

Together, we are advancing God’s principles of stewardship and life by sharing them with people rich and poor, urban and rural, so that every person has the knowledge they need to choose to live freely in Christ.

Here are some of their stories:

Ask Chuck: A Lesson in Stewardship From Tim Tebow

Dear Chuck, I get tired of hearing how celebrity athletes flaunt their wealth and waste ridiculous amounts of money on frivolous “stuff.” Didn’t Larry have an outreach to professional athletes?  Tired of NFL, MLB, and NBA    Dear Tired Fan, You are correct; Larry Burkett, Crown’s late founder, often advised professional athletes or spoke at […]

Crown Stewardship Center™- Venezuela

For years, Luis and Dina have been helping children who are suffering from extreme malnutrition, feeding 500 children weekly in their community in Venezuela. They are starting a Crown Stewardship Center™ in Venezuela. They traveled to the Crown Stewardship Center in Malawi to be trained in a complete stewardship curriculum for rural areas, which includes […]

Equipping Leaders In Texas

At the Crown Gathering in October 2018, David and Marilyn Butler felt called by God to establish the first Crown Stewardship Center™ in the USA, at Faith Bible Church in The Woodlands. Through the leading of the Holy Spirit, they developed a proposal and worked with Pastor’s and Staff at FBC and the Crown staff and […]

Crown Stewardship Center™- Malawi Trains Leaders From Latin America

Crown Stewardship Center™ – Malawi has existed 19 years and thousands of lives have been transformed through their work. In August 2019, Crown leaders from 8 different countries: Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina and Australia participated in the six week Training the Trainers course at our Crown Stewardship Center in Malawi. They learned about stewardship […]

Training Pastors in Tanzania

What you can’t tell from this photo is the resounding noise filling the room. Laughter, hands slamming down on tables, and feet rushing across the room are the melody behind these mens’ smiles. Meet three pastors from the Anglican Diocese of Mount Kilimanjaro who have come together in Arusha, Tanzania to learn how they deepen […]

Sharing the Gospel in Mongolia


Although the power had gone out and the only light they had emanated from a handful of candles, the Crown Mongolia team managed to take a photo of a dinner they shared with people in Ulaistai city. They had spent time in that city teaching a Bible on Money seminar.  Everyone from Christians to Buddhists […]