Barnabas Foundation offers a variety of educational, planning and marketing resources to support your church or ministry’s stewardship and Planned Giving efforts.

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  • Raising Financially Freed-Up Kids (Kids thru Teens)

    Kids are bombarded with hundreds of enticing and deceptive messages about money every single day. Raising Financially Freed-Up Kids gives parents hope that countering the influence of our broken culture is possible - but it doesn’t happen by accident. Parents must be intentional in both words and actions. Author David Briggs help you do just that - offering proven principles and practical wisdom to guide you along the path of raising financially responsible and healthy kids.

  • Real Estate Gift Application

    Forms & Information, Forms

    Please complete this form if you are interested in making a gift of real estate to Barnabas Foundation. 

  • Sample IRA Administrator Request

    Print (Other), Fact Sheets

    Use this template to draft a letter to your administrator to request a portion of your IRA be distributed to charity. 

  • Sample IRA Rollover Gift Receipt Letter

    This is sample material for your use in communicating this gifting opportunity to your supporters. 

  • Sample Stewardship Mission/Vision Statements

  • Seizing our Roles as Stewards

    “You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things.” -Matthew 25:23

    A few years ago, a biographer researched the life of the Duke of Wellington. He had no difficulty tracing the major events of his life, but pushing beyond public knowledge to an understanding of the private side of the Duke remained difficult. Then this researcher came across a box of his financial records. When the researcher learned what the Duke had done with his money, he finally discovered the Duke’s deepest values and most important priorities.

  • Setting Up a Stewardship Team

  • Seven Habits Of A Highly Effective Steward

    Much has been written about the habits it takes to be a highly effective person, or a highly effective family or a highly effective teen.  This seven-part series will reflect on the habits of a highly effective steward.

    Since stewardship is a part of discipleship, and discipleship is a journey for each of us, we hope that these habits will help us reflect on this area of our Christian life.

  • Seven Marks of a Steward Leader

    In this webinar, Dr. R. Scott Rodin details the challenges we all face on the journey of becoming more faithful “steward leaders.”

  • Stewards Fund Application and Agreement Form

    Forms & Information, Forms

    Please complete this form if you are interested in establishing a Stewards Fund (donor-advised fund) with Barnabas Foundation. 

  • Stewards Fund Distribution Request Upon Death Form

    Forms & Information, Forms

    Please complete this form if you are interested in establishing a Stewards Fund (donor-advised fund) with Barnabas Foundation. 

  • Stewardship Basics Series - Part 1

    Webinar (For Churches)

    In this webinar, Rick Droog and Rodger Rice, Stewardship Consultants with Barnabas Foundation discuss the five keys to a more generous church. How do you spread a vision for biblical stewardship in an uncertain economy?

    View this webinar and you’ll learn:

    • Updates on the current stewardship landscape and how it impacts your church
    • How to spread an inspiring vision (and do more with less!)
    • Proven approaches for building leadership support
    • How to engage hearts (not just wallets) with a stewardship team
    • Practical tools and next steps to get started