With the global headlines currently focused on the Climate Strike, the Rev. Jerry DeVine looks to his own back yard to consider the responsibility all Christians have for creation care.
Church finance expert Bonnie Ives Marden shares a step-by-step process of creating a narrative budget, a powerful and effective tool for stewardship, evangelism, and marketing.
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The Wayne C. Barrett Steward Leader Award honors creative outreach by United Methodist congregations and the efforts of a man who taught about generous giving.
Michigan Interfaith Power and Light is a non-profit organization helping churches save dollars through energy efficiency. Those funds can then be invested in congregational care and community outreach.
Resources of United Methodist agencies are now available on one website. Go to ResourceUMC.org when looking for how-to ministry tips.
The United Methodist Foundation of Michigan is accepting local church applications for the 2019 Wayne C. Barrett Steward Leader Award.
A stewardship consultant, J. Clif Christopher, says that relationship building is the key factor in encouraging donors to give generously.
Advent is a time to focus on how humans have failed in the God-given duty to care for God’s creation.
In a “Leading Ideas” feature, Ian Urriola outlines four ways churches can foster a culture of generosity among young people.