This is a short article about how to plan a “Miracle Sunday”, a special offering that takes place rarely, but often yields excellent results for the congregation. The Miracle Sunday offering is best suited to help fund a special program or to create a one-time income stream for a unique need. The Miracle Sunday approach does not solve long-term financial challenges. It can help fund a particular endeavor, however. And, it can provide a “can do” lift for a congregation. This piece provides rationale, a list of activities, and a suggested timeline. Though miracles may be in the eye of the beholder, such special offerings have proven helpful to many congregations. This resource will help you design an effective approach to this unique kind of opportunity.
Reviewed by Tim Shapiro