Ministry Matters

Why School Enrollment Declines and what to Do about It

Is your school’s enrollment declining? You’re not alone. So are half the independent schools in the US according to a recent study. [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

Should Your Church Consider a Cell Tower Lease?

A sales rep stops by your church office with a simple offer. Your building is ideally suited to be a cell phone tower. The equipment will be practically invisible. If you lease the space to install it, your church will earn $2,500 per month. Sounds tempting, doesn’t it? [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

Now Is a Good Time to Talk with Your Banker

When managing ministry money, every season has its focus. So when is it a good time to talk with your banker? [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

ECFA Stewardship Standards: How Does Your Organization Measure Up?

Financial accountability is a mouthful. But like many essential aspects of ministry stewardship, it’s easier said than done. [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters

How to Keep Your Credit Rating Strong While Living Abroad

While living overseas, all of your traditional U.S.-based lines of credit that remain open will continue to affect your credit score. [read more]

Category: Missionary Minded

Email Account Hacks Are Costing Ministries Money

Your organization receives an email from a trusted ministry partner with a simple request—to transfer funds via wire or ACH. It appears to be a routine request, but be careful. It may not be. [read more]

Category: Ministry Matters