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By Phyllis Jones
We are on a never-ending journey of formation as communities of faith dedicated to forming disciples of Jesus Christ to participate in God’s mission of reconciliation in the world. So why shouldn’t our budgeting practices reflect and enhance our roles as stewards of a living, breathing community of disciples?
By Jim Murphy and Carsten Sierck
Join us to learn how your school can prepare both for the future of giving and the many changes that are coming.
By James Jordan
This webinar discussion will define transparency as it relates to churches, identify inhibitors to transparency, and enablers of transparency.
By Mary Kate Wold
Learn more about the Church Pension Group before General Convention.
By Steven Tomlinson
Steven Tomlinson recently wrote an article for ECF Vital Practices to help people better understand their relationship with money.
By Daniel Velez Rivera
This hands-on webinar will provide participants a step-by-step process in effective grant writing and techniques for creating a narrative budget.
By Jerry Keucher
The Rev. Jerry Keucher recently wrote an article for ECF Vital Practices (available here) to help congregations determine the best price to charge an outside group for use of its space.
By Nancy N. Fritschner and Rev. John Fritschner
Clergy compensation comprises the major portion of any congregation’s budget. Often when clergy refer to “Clergy Compensation,” they mean something different from lay leaders who often don’t ask questions to fully understand.
By Ken Quigley
This webinar covers basic principles and best practices for Episcopal schools in endowment management, including basic definitions, endowment policies, and investment options.
By Jim Murphy and Joe Tackett
How are your leaders cultivating grants from Donor-advised Funds (DAF) created by your parishioners and other constituents? Since DAFs have become the fastest growing giving tool in the country, are you correctly recognizing donors and advisors to DAFs? Please join us for this informative new webinar and gain access to useful new tools for properly thanking, recording and cultivating DAF donors! ECF has recently established its own DAF, in collaboration with the Presbyterian Foundation, and is excited not only to make this new tool available to Episcopal leaders throughout the church, but also to help guide Episcopal leaders in parishes, dioceses and various organizations on the best ways to work with DAFs. Presented by Jim Murphy, Managing Program Director, Episcopal Church Foundation, Joe Tackett, Planning and Development Officer, Presbyterian Foundation, and featuring other DAF experts.