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Category Archives: Generous Churches

PODCAST: Helping People Create a Healthy Relationship with Money

By: in: Generous Churches on: January 12, 2017

What if, when we talk to people in our churches about money, we would engage in conversations about money as a relationship—instead of focusing…

How Did 2016 End for Your Church?

  By Warren Bird The 2016 holiday season, with both Christmas Day and New Year's Day falling on Sundays, had lots of new variables.…

How a New Generation Is Changing Evangelical Christianity and Other Articles Church Leaders Should Read

Here’s a collection of interesting, thought-provoking articles from around the web from recent weeks. For more links, check out our Flipboard magazines: Leadership Network Today,…

PODCAST: Encouraging Women Toward a Life of Generosity

By: in: Generous Churches on: December 12, 2016

Perhaps it’s easier for male church leaders to meet with male counterparts to lay out the church’s vision and challenge them toward generosity. However,…

A People Ops Veteran on Navigating the Gnarliest Conversations and Other Articles Church Leaders Should Read

Here’s a collection of interesting, thought-provoking articles from around the web from recent weeks. For more links, check out our Flipboard magazines: Leadership Network Today,…

Church Eliminates Debt and Now Gives Away 50 Percent of Income

By: in: Generous Churches on: December 4, 2016

By Warren Bird WoodsEdge Community Church Senior Pastor Jeff Wells knows there is only one thing that could have moved his church from a…

Speed Up Progress on Your Church’s Biggest Goals and Save

What are your church’s biggest goals for 2017?  These are the two or three “great” things that will require a disproportionate investment of your…

Generous Buckets Turn Dollar Bills into Life Change

By: in: Generous Churches on: November 16, 2016

Bright-orange buckets are fueling the generosity of an Indianapolis (IN) church, and making a big impact on its community. The "Generous Bucket," as they…

Building Generosity in a Financially Challenged Church

  By Chris Willard with Warren Bird Growing your church and your people in generosity is important to you—and us. That’s why Leadership Network…

PODCAST: Building Generosity in a Financially Challenged Church

By: in: Generous Churches on: November 4, 2016

Mobilizing a church toward generosity is a challenge anywhere. But what about in a church where many people struggle financially? How do you move…