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Budget Your Way to Achieving 2017 Financial Resolutions

Budget Your Way to Achieving 2017 Financial Resolutions

Money is on Americans’ minds as they make new year’s resolutions. GOBankingRates.com found that money is what Americans think about most. Chief among their resolutions is the goal of saving more and spending list. And guess what tops all financial resolutions? Creating a budget and sticking to it. [read more]

Category: Common Cents

Simple Banking Questions Every New Missionary Should Ask

Simple Banking Questions Every New Missionary Should Ask

You’re headed to the mission field. That means you’ve been checking off items on multiple to-do lists for months. We’d like to save you a little time by taking care of one of those lists. Here are five questions you need to answer before moving outside the U.S. [read more]

Category: Missionary Minded

I Know Paul, but Who Are Phoebe, Prisca and Tychicus?

I Know Paul, but Who Are Phoebe, Prisca and Tychicus?

Name some people who stand out in Paul’s epistles. Barnabas and Timothy come quickly to mind for me. Like many missionaries today, these were familiar faces in the first-century church. But who stood behind them in their ministries? Turns out it was a lot more than three people. [read more]

Category: Missionary Minded

How Do You Build a Culture of Stewardship?

Is stewardship a discipline or a way of life? Well, the biblical answer is yes. One key to creating a culture of stewardship is to take a holistic approach. How can you craft this kind of your approach for your church? [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

PART 3: Strategic Planning: More Ways to Work Smarter

Monitor regularly and understand risks are two more ways you can work smarter in the New Year. [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

PART 2: How to Talk about Year-End Giving Results

Tell a story, give people options and celebrate results quickly. Now that it’s after Christmas, it’s time to celebrate those results! [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters