Category Archives: Church Finances

Church Finance: Leaders Leading

“The people rejoiced at the willing response of their leaders, for they had given freely and wholeheartedly to the LORD.” (1 Chron. 29:9, NIV) The verse above is inspiring for church leaders and church goers alike. The setting of the … Continue reading

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Church Bankrupcy: Learning From Our Mistakes

If you hadn’t read the headlines, one of America’s “mega-churches” is filing for bankrupcy.  (Click here for story). Normally I try to avoid commenting negatively on current events/authors/books/etc. because it can create divisions that might not be necessary, instigate battles that really … Continue reading

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Church Finance: 5 Rules for Christian Fundraising

The passage we will look at today is a MUST for anyone who works at a church, ministry, or helps to oversee the financials of such an organization.  It is packed full of wisdom from God’s word regarding what we … Continue reading

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Should Churches Borrow Money?

This post is a “team effort.” It combines some points made by Larry Burkett in an article titled “Should Churches Borrow Money?” and my own thoughts and convictions. The article can be found in Using Your Money Wisely. (Link to … Continue reading

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Mistakes Churches Make with Money: Lifestyle

I am a firm believer in the principle: “He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much.” (Lk. 16:10)  I believe that the same principles that govern “faithful management” in the micro setting are fitting … Continue reading

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Mistakes Churches Make with Money: Leveraging

I am a firm believer in the principle: “He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much.” (Lk. 16:10)  I believe that the same principles that govern “faithful management” in the micro setting are fitting … Continue reading

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Mistakes Churches Make with Money: Giving

I am a firm believer in the principle: “He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much.” (Lk. 16:10)  I believe that the same principles that govern “faithful management” in the micro setting are fitting … Continue reading

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