Can Your People Afford to Give?

Can Your People Afford to Give?

Can your people afford to give? Can they afford not to? Here’s the current reality: Nearly half of Americans would have trouble finding $400 to pay for an emergency. That statement caught my eye in a personal and revealing article called “The Secret Shame...
The Next Steps of Generosity

The Next Steps of Generosity

In a recent debrief with the senior pastor and generosity team of a current church client, we spent time reviewing the just concluded public phase of their recent initiative. (I always value this conversation with my clients – What did we learn? What worked?...

Stories – Part Six – Telling Your Story

Here is the final post in my six-part series about stories. What do you suppose is going through the minds of your church family when you mention money? Sure, there’s the standard, “Oh, great. Here we go again with the money sermon again.” But what else might be going...

3 Simple Tips to Improve This Weekend’s Offering

(and one big mistake you might be making)

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