Best Church Practices
Fostering Financial Stewardship
Forms and guidelines to encourage thoughtful giving in your church.
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How does your church talk about money? And who's in charge of helping people consider what they can give to ministry?

This 29-page resource outlines how a stewardship committee in your church might look. There are also a variety of sample forms to adapt for your needs, like giving invitation letters and pledge forms. Then you will find a couple of exercises—"Personal Stewardship Worksheet" and "Writing Your Money Autobiography"—that congregants can take on their own time to help them meditate on the idea of stewardship. NOTE: You have permission to make up to 1,000 copies of this resource to be distributed in a church or educational setting.

This Resource contains all of the following:

A Stewardship Program in Your Church 
Consider the basic elements needed.

Year-Round Stewardship Ministry Plan  

Stewardship Program Chair Job Description 

Building a Stewardship Team: Functions and Tips 

Bulletin Announcement 

Newsletter Announcement 

Annual Giving Invitation Letter 

Stewardship Prayer 

Faith Commitment Card 

Share Bears: Children's Giving Pledge 

Follow-up Giving Invitation Letter 

Giving Guide: Moving Towards Tithing 

Sample Stewardship Sermon: Spare Change 

Personal Stewardship Worksheet 

Writing a Money Autobiography 

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Topics:Communication, Finances, Fundraising, Giving, Stewardship, Tithing
Filters:Church board, Committee member, Fundraising ministry, Pastor, Stewardship
References:Matthew 25:14-30, 2 Corinthians 9:6-7, Genesis 14:16-20
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