28-Mar-2018 | by Chuck Klein
Churches across the world are making their final preparations for Holy Week and the upcoming Easter weekend services. Hopefully, by this point most of the planning and coordination is near completion. As new and familiar faces attend our services we must connect the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ with the life change He can bring.
20-Mar-2018 | by Chuck Klein
Ah, winter is finally passing and making way for spring. If your family is like mine, every year around this time we would all join in a good “spring cleaning”. Experts tell us this cleaning can provide a sense of relief or accomplishment, which improves our attitudes as well. Rather than offering you cleaning tips or do-it-yourself projects, Impact Stewardship wants you to consider how your church can benefit from your spring cleaning.
20-Feb-2018 | by Chuck Klein
Did you know most gyms see a 33-50% increase in volume in the month of January? Obviously, researchers say, this is because of the News Year’s resolution effect. Did you also know that 80% of New Year’s Resolution crowd drops their gym memberships by the second or third week of February? Is this the same in your church?
Get stewardship health pointers to help your chuch push through to achieving God's goals.
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.