Saturday, April 20, 2019 10:35

Helping You Excel in Stewardship

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Bless Others with Budget Surplus

For some people, it’s been so long since they’ve seen a budget surplus they’ve forgotten what it is. Let me define terms. Surplus: The dollar amount you receive in undesignated giving to the General Fund by December 31 (or the end of your church fiscal year) above and beyond what the approved budget calls for.  […]

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Invest in Long-Range Givers–Idea #10

American comic, “Professor” Irwin Corey quipped: “If we don’t change direction soon, we’ll end up where we’re going.”  When you think about your church and its stewardship direction, do you like where it’s going?  I hope so.  But if not, the good news is it’s not too late to change course!  Increasing giving at your […]

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Communicate the Right Things to the Right People–Idea #8

While you cannot over-communicate, you can give information to the wrong people!  You must consciously decide what information should be given to whom and choose the right channel for that communication. Make a list of all your church information channels.  Here’s a sampling to start your thinking: Website Bulletin Worship Service Verbal Announcements Pre-Worship Service […]

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