Monthly Archives: July 2012

Giving produces JOY

Joy In Giving “Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion,” 2 Corinthians 9:7 says, “for God loves a cheerful giver.” People don’t give primarily out of guilt. They give … Continue reading

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Morning Dedication Puritan Prayer

Morning Dedication Almighty God, as I cross the threshold of this day I commit myself, soul, body, affairs, friends, to Thy care. Watch over, keep, guide, direct, sanctify, bless me. Incline my heart to thy ways. Mould me wholly into … Continue reading

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Donor Development Technology

Let technology work for you In some ministries we find a certain resistance to new technologies. “That’s not what we’re about,” some say. But a reasonably powerful computer system and basic “donor management software” are as important to today’s ministry … Continue reading

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Management Questions

Great post from The Management Center – check it out and subscribe… http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=d14f6e75581b6d76530f3d084&id=f27edc3bf8&e=e9bf5bd673 The Management Fix Tools for Busy Managers Hello friends, We recently received this question from a reader: I do regular check-ins with my staff members, but I … Continue reading

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Big Fundraising Gala or Small Event?

from benevon.com, an excellent school fundraising strategy… Time for a Smaller Ask Event? Has your annual Ask Event become a burden? Does it seem like nearly as much work as putting on your former gala or auction? Here’s a radical … Continue reading

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3 Questions Your Board Members Really Need to Know

What’s the Math? 3 Questions Your Board Members Really Need to Know.

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Donors and Prayer

Donors are tuned in to the power of prayer. Many think of their prayers for the ministry as a significant part of their support for the ministry. The oft-repeated concept of “your prayers and giving” is not an empty cliché … Continue reading

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