COVID-19 Congregational Study

Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, September 2020.

The findings of this national survey provide insight into how the pandemic has effected giving, budgets, and future congregational plans.


summary of key findings with bullet points; full 9-page report; segmentation by conservative, moderate, liberal congregations, as well as by congregation size; summary article with discussion questions

Best For

leaders and finance teams



Suggested Uses

  • Review this with your governing team to compare how your congregation is doing.
  • Communicate financial progress to your congregation by sharing pertinent statistics.

About the Contributor

Wendy McCormick

Wendy McCormick is the Center for Congregations’ southwest Indiana director. She has an interest in congregational fundraising and stewardship, including planned giving.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.