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3 Reasons People will Give to your Church

Meredith Mahon Morris March 8, 2017

Fact: More people in your church want to give than are currently giving. Fact: Some people are looking for a reason to give to your church. Fact: Some churches make giving unnecessarily complicated and inconvenient. Here are 3 reasons people will give to your church. People don’t give to your ministry’s organization; they give to… Continue Reading »

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Ministry Impact Story: Lutheran Church of the Ascension

Meredith Mahon Morris November 30, 2016

Since its birth in 1959, Lutheran Church of the Ascension in Northfield, IL has been creating faithful servants of God. The church’s vision is to be a vibrant, progressive church that welcomes all who want to work in Jesus’ name. Its members are united in that vision, and they live out that calling by serving… Continue Reading »

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How to talk about Stewardship with your Members

sallyg November 22, 2016

Giving is crucial to the survival and growth of any church today.  This is often not the easiest subject for a pastor to address to his or her membership, but it is one that needs prayerful and spirit-led guidance in the right timing of the message.  In today’s economic culture, the average church member is… Continue Reading »

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Jump-starting your Holiday Giving Season with #GivingTuesday

Amy Scott-Lundy November 3, 2016

With the holidays on the horizon, it’s a busy season for churches. Your leadership and staff are planning for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and 2017 pledge and giving campaigns. However, another charitable movement you may want to plan for is Giving Tuesday, which is November 29, 2016. Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving observed on… Continue Reading »

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Activities that will Energize your Congregation

Jan Jasmin August 18, 2016

You may wonder how questions about what churchgoers do when they aren’t at church fit into a survey about attitudes and preferences for giving. But we included a few in Vanco’s survey of 1,000 churchgoers, and their answers provided great insights that can help you build and promote successful outreach programs and increase overall giving…. Continue Reading »

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Why Online Giving isn’t just for Millennials

Meredith Mahon Morris August 8, 2016

I can’t think of anything better than seeing young people come to Christ and find purpose in serving their church. Their passion and zeal are contagious. That’s why churches break their backs to reach millennials. They bring tons of life and energy to the church, but they don’t bring a lot of money because they… Continue Reading »

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Your Ministry’s Financial Security: It’s a Big Deal

John Gilman August 5, 2016

A friend of mine, an administrative pastor of a large church told me about a time he had a group of retired special forces officers drive him to the bank. His church collected over $600,000 on one Sunday during a capital campaign, and one of these guys thought they should take extra precautions. He was… Continue Reading »

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Make e-Giving Part of Your Summer Budget Plan

Jan Jasmin June 4, 2016

Some of your congregation may be temporarily drawn away from weekly services during the summer, sending your stress levels higher as you consider the effects of the season on your church’s budget. You know what we’re talking about. In July, check offerings are about 40 percent less than their April and December levels as some… Continue Reading »

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The Give and Take of Giving

Jan Jasmin March 24, 2016

Your members want to be generous.  But as more of their daily activities involve smartphones and the Internet, and fewer of them carry cash and checkbooks, sometimes churches make it hard for their members and visitors to give how, when and where they want. When we surveyed more than 1,000 U.S. churchgoers about their attitudes… Continue Reading »

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How to Pick the Right Church Giving Solution

John Gilman March 7, 2016

Chances are, you’ve been involved in an online transaction within the last month. For many people, it’s probably been more recent than that. More and more people are becoming accustomed to buying, banking, shopping, and donating online. So much so, that a lot of people don’t even carry cash or checks anymore. They use their… Continue Reading »

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