Resources: Survey Reports
How have ministries responded to the changing economy during and after the recession? To find out, we surveyed ministry leaders from 2009 to 2013 to track quarterly attendance and revenue trends and occasionally solicit their insights and expertise. The reports of these surveys provide valuable information for those who manage ministries’ financial resources.
Featured Survey Reports
Church budget allocations have changed significantly since 2009, but on average they remain consistent across churches of varying sizes.
This report explores how the five dimensions of ministry banking are ranked by ministry financial leaders. It also shows how equipped ministries feel to adequately forecast their 2013 revenue and expenses.
In August 2012, we asked members of ECCU’s exclusive Ministry Advisory Panel about their ministries’ financial performance and other key metrics from the second quarter of 2012. We also asked their opinion about the impact of culture on Christianity in the United States.