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Stewardship

Generosity is a matter of action, intentions, and heart. One way to describe it is the grateful outpouring of gifts to others, out of our love for God. Outpouring is a terrific description, since the priceless treasure of the gospel ... Read More

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February 13, 2018

Tax Changes & Local Church Giving

Few of us have seen changes to the Tax system as sweeping as those approved at the end of 2017 (to […]

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Stewardship Webinars
January 3, 2018

Clergy Taxes: Don’t Live in Fear!

Clergy face some unique challenges when it comes to things like social security payments, estimated tax payments, housing allowances or […]

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Stewardship Webinars
February 9, 2018

Offertory Prayers and Invitation for March 2018

By the Rev. Rosanna Anderson

It is a privilege to share in your mission in the world through this congregation. Accept our offerings as a […]

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Worship & Prayer
November 3, 2015

Offertory Prayers by Email

Receive email once a month, with the text of each Sunday's Offertory Prayers.

February 15, 2018

Housing Allowance Q&As for United Methodist Clergy

Understanding Clergy Housing Allowances can be confusing to both clergy and the lay church leaders who need to set these […]

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General Resources
February 16, 2018

Book Review: “At the Crossroads: Leadership Lessons for the Second Half of Life”

By Rev. Rosanna Anderson

Do you feel drawn to a process of discernment in your faith journey? Readers may be inspired by people's […]

Book Review
General Resources
February 15, 2018

Book Review: “Stewardship in African-American Churches: A New Paradigm”

By Rev. Rosanna Anderson

The revised edition of this excellent guide includes a new chapter on “Capital and Smaller Campaigns.” The first […]

Book Review
General Resources
February 10, 2015

Shop Online at UMCMarket.org and Benefit the Local Church

Whether you shop for gifts...your family...for donations...you benefit again by generating a microdoation to your church or […]

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Generous Living
November 8, 2018

Ending the Year Strong!

It’s not too late to have a better 2018! Every church has ups and downs in their finances, and […]

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Stewardship Webinars
October 4, 2018

Preaching to Glad and Generous Hearts: Stewardship Sermons Today

Pastors know that they ought to preach about stewardship, but may feel challenged when talking about money. Famous preachers have […]

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Stewardship Webinars
September 13, 2018

Share a Budget That Tells a Story

Line-item budgets are a great tool, but not everyone in your congregation finds their hearts stirred and their generosity stoked […]

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Stewardship Webinars
July 12, 2018

Making the Annual Campaign Your Own

Will your church be planning an annual campaign this year? It is an important piece, but it is just a […]

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Stewardship Webinars
May 10, 2018

How We Handle Money in the Church

Every church that has ever had a crisis of financial impropriety thought what they were doing was fine until the […]

Webinar
Stewardship Webinars
March 22, 2018

Tax Changes & Local Church Giving

Few of us have seen changes to the Tax system as sweeping as those approved at the end of 2017 (to […]

Webinar
Stewardship Webinars
February 16, 2018

Book Review: “At the Crossroads: Leadership Lessons for the Second Half of Life”

By Rev. Rosanna Anderson

Do you feel drawn to a process of discernment in your faith journey? Readers may be inspired by people's […]

Book Review
General Resources
February 15, 2018

Book Review: “Stewardship in African-American Churches: A New Paradigm”

By Rev. Rosanna Anderson

The revised edition of this excellent guide includes a new chapter on “Capital and Smaller Campaigns.” The first […]

Book Review
General Resources
February 15, 2018

Housing Allowance Q&As for United Methodist Clergy

Understanding Clergy Housing Allowances can be confusing to both clergy and the lay church leaders who need to set these […]

PDF
General Resources
February 13, 2018

Book Review: “A Practical Guide for Pastors”

By Rev. Rosanna Anderson

Pastors must deepen their knowledge of finances to truly lead, rather than simply maintain, their churches. The authors, a married […]

Book Review
General Resources
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