Dive into stewardship!
(You can download the video too.)
Good stewardship is never about guilt or coercion or simply meeting the budget.
Good stewardship is about discipleship, generosity, and spiritual growth.
Together we’ll learn the following:
- Claim Your Mission: it's really why people give to you
- Cultivate Generosity: practical ways to increase giving
- Create a Culture of Gratitude: saying thank you is critical
- Stewardship Is Discipleship: integrating stewardship into your spiritual growth programming
How does it work?
- Gather your Learning Team of three people, plus the minister or key lay leader if you don’t have a minister.
- Join the next cohort for the four online two-hour classes, once a week for a month, led by a trained Stewardship Animator.
- Plan your Stewardship Next Steps using the data and recommendations in your customized Financial Stewardship Analysis report.
- Meet one-on-one with a trained Stewardship Animator for ongoing support and coaching.
- Celebrate your success!
What’s in it for communities of faith?
- Know the best practices for increasing revenue and growing generous disciples.
- Build relationships with other communities of faith.
- Receive a customized Financial Stewardship Analysis report for your community of faith, including recommendations to help you decide on your next steps on the stewardship journey.
- Receive personal coaching and support with a trained Stewardship Animator to achieve your stewardship goals.
- Receive a 15% discount on all stewardship resources from the United Church Bookstore. A promo code will be given to you at the online sessions.
How do we sign up?
Just go to the Stewardship Best Practices CHURCHx page. (You must create a free CHURCHx account if you don't have one.)
Get the stewardship support you need
- CanadaHelps Information for United Church Ministries (148.59 KB) (PDF)
- Discipleship Flower: Key Spiritual Practices (299.67 KB) (image/jpeg)
- Generosity in Unprecedented Times (2022) (239.11 KB) (PDF)
- Narrative Budget: How-to (817.98 KB) (Word)
- Narrative Budget: Template (34.49 KB) (Word)
- Thank-You Calling Script (22.65 KB) (Word)
- Sample Thanking Letter (31.42 KB) (Word)
- The Secret to Good Stewardship (24.14 KB) (Word)