22-Jan-2018 | by Chuck Klein
As we are all aware, the new tax plan approved by Congress will have some form of impact on charitable giving. What long-term effect it will have remains to be seen but many churches have begun to ask the question. Having already begun to get questions, I thought it would be helpful to summarize what we know as we move into 2018.
06-Dec-2017 | by Bill Price
With year-end giving in full swing, the best tax break for seniors with IRA’s remains undiscovered by most. I have already received year- end requests from three well-known national organizations. Why is this important you may ask? The reason is not complicated—they are trying to avoid paying income taxes and Churches rarely make the “ask”. This in this busy holiday season I would challenge you to promote the advantages in year-end giving. Here are a few considerations:
15-Nov-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Thanksgiving is often a season of expressing gratitude for all that we have been given by God. Scripture encourages church leaders to set an example in gratitude and appreciation, but leaders sometimes struggle with saying "thank you" to those who need it most. If you are a church leader, we have some pointers to help you get started in expressing your thankfulness.
01-Nov-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Join Impact Stewardship President, Chuck Klein and Founder of Connections for Churches (C4C), Dennis Moses as they discuss what every church needs to know when considering a church lender.
03-Oct-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Download your free Healthy vs. Wealthy whitepaper, which combines Impact President, Chuck Klein's three part blog series into a handy resource. In this whitepaper you''ll learn the “Top Ten” specific goals that every church must aim for to achieve true success in their next church capital campaign.
20-Sep-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Read part three in our Healthy vs. Wealthy Series to discover how a church capital campaign allows you to tell and invite others into the story of your church and its people.
12-Sep-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Want to engage all generations and involve a larger number of your people around a common vision? Discover how a church capital campaign can help you in achieving this goal.
06-Sep-2017 | by Chuck Klein
What should be the focus of every church capital campaign? Gain insights into how to avoid making money the emphasis of your current and/or next church capital campaign.
29-Aug-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Learn the four foundational elements of faithful stewardship and how they allow you to properly respond to the God-given big picture for your church.
12-Jun-2017 | by Chuck Klein
Do you want to spend $0 to raise $1 million, or are you willing to spend $50,000 to raise possibly twice as much?