Stewardship & Finance
E-Giving Guide for Every Church
Leader: Richard Rogers
Millennials & Generosity
Leader: Grace Duddy Pomroy
Leader: Grace Duddy Pomroy
Crowdfunding 101: How To Run a Successful Campaign, from Prep Through Appreciation!
Leader: Dana Ostomel
Unlocking the Secrets of Bountiful Generosity Session 1
Unlocking the Secrets of Bountiful Generosity Session 2
Leaders: Kristine Miller & Scott McKenzie
Board Governance for Effective Ministry: a Webinar for Small-Church Leaders
Leader: Dan Hotchkiss
The Generosity Project- A Cross+Gen Approach to Stewardship
Leader: Linda Staats
RESOURCES FROM THE PRESBYTERIAN FOUNDATION
13 pages of booklets, power point presentations and print media to support the launching of a Legacy Program
RESOURCES FROM THE ELCA
Financial Best Practices for Congregations
The ELCA Office of the Treasurer has many resources to help congregations develop best practices in their financial dealings. These resources include
Congregation Audit Guide
Financial and Accounting Guide
Handling Financial Matters in the Congregation
Internal Control Best Practice
Stewardship and Children
Teaching Children about Stewardship from Ministry Matters
From the Arch Diocese of St Louis a page about Stewardship and Children
PC(USA) Stu Bear: A story About Stewardship for Young Children.
This 24-page square book uses a cuddly bear to teach pre-school children about stewardship.
From the Discipleship Ministries UMC Teach stewardship to children, one fun way to do this is to use "Bible Bucks."
From Ministry to Children lesson plans
Family Stewardship calendar Church of the Nazarene
Stewardship With Children from the Center for Faith and Giving
Stewardship Resources for Young People from the United Church of Canada
Ah-ha Moments and Stewardship Tables for Children, Delia Halverson, Discipleship Ministries UMC
Disciples of Christ Stewardship Crafts
KidsSermons.com Stewardship page
From Living Lutheran How to Create a Narrative Budget
Building a narrative budget from the Center for Faith & Giving includes a video
A different kind of Narrative Budget from Discipleship Ministries
Building a Narrative Budget, with examples of Narrative & Missional Budgets From the Wisconsin United Methodist Foundation
Narrative Budget Template from the Presbyterian Foundation
This is a narrative budget template that can be customized to fit your church. Instructions on how to use the template are provided.
Narrative budget Knox Waterloo Presbyterian church
Narrative Budget Hixson United Methodist Church
Narrative Budget St Paul’s Episcopal Church
Missional Narrative Budget St Paul’s UMC
Missional Narrative Budget Hope Presbyterian Church
UMC How We Serve
The stewardship website of the United Methodist Church has links to many resources for stewardship.
Stewardship in the UCC
The United Church of Christ’s stewardship webpage includes monthly stewardship messages as well as other resources.
The Lutheran (ELCA) stewardship webpage includes numerous links and resources.
Offers resources for church leaders as well as his personal stewardship program “Financial Peace University.”
United Church of Canada Stewardship Toolkit
The website of the Philanthropy Unit of the United Church of Canada has numerous links to resources. (There is no apparent link to this from the main UC Canada website.)
On this website, the Barnabas Foundation offers a selection of publications on stewardship to purchase, in addition to the book Firstfruits: A Stewardship Guide for Church Leaders.