Sometimes funds are scarce. God has created the world abundant with water, trees, blue skies and people we love. Though we have what we need, we don't have everything. In congregations, this lack...
Center for Congregations President Tim Shapiro spoke with Hayim Herring, consultant, nonprofit organizational futurist and author of <a...
A generation ago, congregational observers noted that congregations experiencing growth were those which gave clear-cut, right and wrong, direction about life.
I want to note a subtle correction...
This short article lists nine steps to create a narrative budget that communicates the congregation’ s impact.
This straightforward article lists the phases of a building project and highlights costs to be included in a realistic project budget.
This book will help churches attain future financial stability and offers a process for initiating practives that support ministry and lead to healthier congregations.
This guidebook provides practical advice for administration challenges in a diocesan parish.
This user-friendly guide simplifies bookkeeping and accounting, and outlines the basic processes behind balancing the books and creating financial statements.
This template provides processes to inventory, retain and dispose of business records.
This downloadable pamphlet offers 15 assessment questions for congregational leaders to evaluate their knowledge and awareness of the congregation's finances.