Not Your Parent's Offering Plate: A New Vision for Financial Stewardship

by J. Clif Christopher. Abingdon Press, 2015.

This book teaches leaders how to cast a vision of generosity that empowers congregations to give extravagantly.


explores why people give, why a pastor must be a fundraiser

Best For

clergy and lay leaders, especially Christian


purchase as book or e-book

Suggested Uses

  • Cast a strong vision for your fundraising campaign by discussing this book with your stewardship team and brainstorming how to communicate the vision.
  • Improve your stewardship “ ask” by reading the list of why people give to churches and appealing to those reasons.

About the Contributor

Abby Miller

Abby Miller consults with congregations in northeast Indiana as part of her work with the Center for Congregations. With a focus in ministry leadership, Abby is also a consultant on CRG Chat and helps with social media.  

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