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My Nerdy (Stewardship) Dream

My Nerdy (Stewardship) Dream

Article Type: Pastor to Pastor

I have a nerdy dream to write, sing and produce a hit song about the heart of the matter when it comes to stewardship. Once it goes platinum, everyone will know what stewardship is really about. Sing it with me!

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Trouble Meeting Your Budget? Try Pew Rentals!

Trouble Meeting Your Budget? Try Pew Rentals!

Article Type: Pastor to Pastor

Budget shortfalls are like death and taxes… you can count on them. Okay, maybe they’re not exactly the same level of doom, but for many churches, deficits feel tragically inevitable!

If your church has a plan to close its budget gap, I’d love to hear about it! Even more, I’d love to help share it with other churches – so let me know!

But sans any plans, here are a few potential strategies off the top of my head…

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Adventures in Living and Giving

Adventures in Living and Giving

Article Type: Life Stories

Using Charitable Gift Annuities for Sure-Fire Kingdom Giving

“I’m going to Africa. You may come, too. You get to decide when we go home.”

Nolan Vander Ark says this is how his wife, Joey, tells the story of his invitation to move to a mission field in Nigeria.

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