Monthly Archives: April 2011

At Peace with Fundraising needs

This week, I will define peace God’s way. What you want isn’t as good as what God wants for you. She was such a loser that her life could only be described as “sinful.” But when Jesus came to dinner … Continue reading

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The Mindset of the High Capacity Donor

High-capacity donors have a God-given longing to give, but they also have questions that need to be answered before they can be comfortable giving. In dealing with major donors and potential major donors, we need to recognize that they are … Continue reading

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Working with Foundations or Major Donors

Want some inside information as you move toward a high capacity prospect?  In an excellent article published in the April 25, 2011 edition of the Non Profit Times, 6 questions were surfaced for Grant makers / Donors to consider before … Continue reading

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Trust and Faith

This week, I will not limit God to the scope of my own faith. Your faith doesn’t have to be a certain size, shape, or species in order for God to work in your life or ministry. We have our … Continue reading

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Donors Are People Too!

The importance of relationship-building and donor-thanking You must be willing to invest actual money into a fundraising effort, into a relationship-building effort, and into a donor-thanking effort. Chosen People Ministries has been impressive in this regard. At one time, their … Continue reading

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Pleasing God by bearing His image as a Giver

In the movie Chariots of Fire, Olympian Eric Liddell said, “I believe God made me for a purpose… and when I run, I feel His pleasure.” [God is a giver, and thus….] Those who’ve discovered the Treasure Principle will testify, … Continue reading

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“Don’t Be Afraid” (Jesus)

This week, I will face my fear. It may seem like it’s too late for God to solve your problem. But Jesus insists that he can! I want a microwave Savior. A God who solves my problems instantly. But that’s … Continue reading

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