Listen in as Phil Leo and Rev. Dave Den Haan talk about some of the thorny issues pastors are faced with when it comes to talking finances.
I never wanted to know how much church members were giving; I didn't think it was any of my business. That assumption was a mistake.
You're invited to a special event Barnabas Foundation is holding for CRC pastors! Held September 24-25 in Grand Rapids, MI, this event will focus on fostering generosity in the Church.
Let’s be clear, the point Jesus is making is not to live in abject poverty. Instead, it’s to trust God for your security and future, more than anything or anyone else.
In this recording, Phil Leo and Kurt Knoll, both from the Barnabas Foundation, share secrets from the nonprofit world for sustaining and expanding ministry. Tons of takeaways!
My budget app snobbery provided fresh perspective on the simplicity of a personal budget.
Barnabas Foundation makes it easy for you to answer this question with a resounding, "YES!"
On Ash Wednesday I decided to give up my afternoon cup of coffee and thus began the longest Lenten season of my life.
Faith Community CRC in Beaver Dam, WI has always found meaningful and creative ways to connect to their community in mission. Recently this required the church to decide whether their next pastor would be full-time.
Watch this recording of my Facebook live presentation about the variety of complimentary resources and services available to CRC churches from Barnabas Foundation.
Thanks, Colin. Obviously, most folks are careful about sharing household income but an anonymous survey would give people the freedom to choose a range of income which is helpful information too....
I really like the idea of giving up the habit of worrying. At times, I've thought about it this way too. Kudos to your wife for the insight!!
Scott -- I really like the idea of proverbs as life hacks. I think that would make a great sermon series!!
I wouldn't say that life is too messy for a system because systems are built into...posted on: These Are My Thoughts on FIRE
Thanks for sharing about your dad. That's real leadership and also shows integrity. What a great example!posted on: "Give Me the Collection Plate!"
Ken -- This is great. I love it! I've been thinking too that giving is a doorway through which we enter into a deeper fellowship with God and one another. I like how you contrast giving with the...posted on: So What’s the Blessing From Giving?