How to Look Like a Healthy Borrower
(CLA Webinar)

The economic turmoil of the last four years changed the way commercial lenders evaluate potential borrowers. Christian Leadership Alliance (CLA) and ECCU invite you to hear Mike Boblit, ECCU regional director, and Randy Marsh, ECCU senior relationship manager, talk about how to prepare for future financing. They’ll provide a historical perspective on commercial lending and explain the criteria a ministry must meet to qualify for financing today.

Date: Thursday, June 27, 2013
Time: 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. (PT)

For more information and to register, visit


June 27, 2013
9:00 a.m.— 10:00 a.m.

By attending this webinar, you can expect to learn:

  • Why and how commercial lending requirements became more stringent
  • Key metrics for evaluating the financial health of your ministry
  • The criteria commercial lenders use to evaluate creditworthiness today

Who should attend:

  • Senior and executive pastors
  • Presidents and chief financial officers
  • Business administrators
  • Other financial decision makers



Mike Boblit

Regional Director

Mike has worked with ECCU for over 12 years. In his current role, he leads an ECCU team that serves ministries’ financial needs across the country. His previous roles included consulting and pioneering financial service solutions for larger ministries.

His professional background includes sales/management positions with Fortune 500 companies such as Eastman Kodak and Sybase, Inc.


Randy Marsh

Senior Relationship Manager

Randy holds a bachelor of arts in theology from Oklahoma Baptist University as well as two master’s degrees and a doctorate from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.

Before starting his ministry finance career, he served as senior pastor and staff member of several Southern Baptist churches. He has extensive experience in all areas of ministry finance from both a pastor’s and banker’s perspective. Randy has worked with ministries all across the country providing financial planning services, developing customized budget and debt reduction plans, and securing financing for building and expansion projects.


This webinar is free for CLA members; cost for non-members is $29. For more information and to register, visit

If you have questions, call Holly Rosario at 949.487.0900, ext. 116, or email

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar on June 27, 2013.