Stewardship & fundraising
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There are three New Testament models of stewardship: the beggar, the patron and the tentmaker. Can we re-imagine these roles for a new age? asks a UMC bishop.
Nurturing cheerful givers is more challenging than ever during an economic downturn. New research provides important insights that could boost the financial and spiritual health of congregations. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of church giving trends.
David Shi, recently retired president of Furman University, shows how to transition from one level of leadership to another.
How do we steward an institution's energy – not just its money – for good?
Rigor is good. A two-tier system that keeps committed participants from joining is not.
Ginghamsburg Church has raised millions of dollars to fund projects in Sudan. Photo courtesy of Ginghamsburg Church
One of the organizers of an outreach program that has raised $4.4 million for Sudan offers advice for others willing to think big.