By Gerald W. Keucher
Principles for managing clergy discretionary funds.
By Martin Spielman
I explore the fact that some folks are seeking God...but don't know where to start
A comprehensive, user-friendly manual which supports the increasingly complex work of all treasurers and parish administrators. Available in English and Spanish.
It’s no secret. Parish budgets usually aren’t dynamic or compelling. They’re a series of numbers trapped in straight lines. Context is everything. In the right context, those numbers are the legend to a map: Where did we come…
By Tyler D. Schleicher
If parishioners give electronically, how will their offerings get blessed? "I give electronically" cards may be the answer.
By Greg Syler
If you were to analyze giving and pledging trends in your congregation, what trends and patterns would you realize? This worksheet may help you begin this process.
What does the Bible say? Here are a few passages of scripture that are often used for bible study, stewardship campaigns, or communication materials to reflect on God's gifts to us and our call to respond in gratitude.
By Lisa Meeder Turnbull
Have you thought about building your congregation's budget around your mission story? Here's a template to help you get started.
By Jerry Keucher
How much should your church charge outside groups for short-term use or long-term rent of your space? This worksheet can help with the answer.
A capital campaign is an opportunity to identify new leaders and create opportunities for mission and service.
By Jerry Keucher
Use this template for a financial report that is easily understood by all on the vestry.