Missouri Synod encourages gifts on ‘Giving Tuesday’

ST. LOUIS — With the launch of its “Give Graciously, Give Globally” campaign, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod is joining the second annual “Giving Tuesday” effort held the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and asking people around the world to make a difference through charitable giving on a single day. Giving Tuesday, which will be observed this year […]


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How to market digital giving

Among the newer technologies transforming American churches is the digital giving kiosk


WEB-EXCLUSIVE ARTICLE: 7 key thoughts about the decline in giving and your church

“Giving to religion is projected to decline in 2013!”


Good Steward: Perspectives on 2013


Church Executive’s Editorial Advisory Panel looks at the year ahead from the perspectives of their work and interests.


Online, on-site, in hand


By offering multiple giving options, churches take the hassle out of giving and pave the way for members to exercise greater generosity.


Post-2008 giving realities


People want to know more about where their charitable contribution is going.


Why your church’s revenue isn’t over the top


Some churches don’t have a clear vision and others don’t teach biblical stewardship.


Online giving spurs an upturn in a down economy

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Time to build? Some churches have the vision, raise the funds


Is this the time for a church to be building? Jobs are being lost and families are rethinking their pledges to their church’s budget. Even as many are having difficulty with their own home mortgage much less be financing their church’s new home, one person in the building trades says the present time is “an incredible opportunity for the faith-based building sector.”