Effective Church Finances: Fund-Raising and Budgeting for Church Leaders

by Kennon L. Callahan. Jossey-Bass, 1997.


This book will help churches attain future financial stability and offers a process for initiating practices that support ministry and lead to healthier congregations.


worksheets, charts, questionnaires

Recommended Audience

Christian clergy, lay leader


Purchase as a book or e-book

Practical Applications

  • Align the church's budget with a corresponding fundraising plan by completing provided worksheets and questionnaires with church leaders.
  • Build financial stability by reading about different types of budgets and understanding congregational giving patterns.

About the Contributor

Janet Hoover

Janet Hoover is a certified spiritual director in private practice and an American Baptist pastor. She graduated from the University of Indianapolis and earned her MDiv and DMin from Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis. 

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