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Episode 59: How a Pastoral Team Can Raise a Generous Church

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Jeff Kahler, the Director of Stewardship and Advancement at LCBC, a multi-campus church across central Pennsylvania. During their conversation they discuss the critical role of a pastor and his team to create a lasting generous culture. Best Quotes “I had direct feedback from […]

Episode 58: Turning Stewardship Into Outreach

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by George Thompson, the Pastor of Finance and Stewardship at Faithful Central Bible Church in Inglewood, CA. During their conversation they discuss the stewardship ministry God has built at Faithful Central Bible. Best Quotes “There is a 90% chance that the people who are […]

Episode 57: A Fresh New Resource to Help Today’s Stewards

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Michael Blue, the Executive Director and General Counsel for the Ron Blue Institute. During their conversation they discuss financial hope for a stressful steward. Best Quotes “We need financial literacy, but what we need behind it is an understanding of why we do […]

Episode 56: How God Uses Business People to Fund Kingdom Vision

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by John Rinehart, the Founder and Team Leader of Gospel Patrons. During their conversation they discuss the practical fuel of vision. Best Quotes “A gospel patron is the business leader behind the move of God that nobody knows.” “The way the Son of God’s […]

Episode 55: Groundbreaking Generosity Research Revealed

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by David King, the Karen Lake Buttrey Director for the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving and Assistant Professor, Philanthropic Studies at IUPUI. During their conversation they discuss current research around the topic of generosity. Best Quotes “The Giving USA report is a large […]

Episode 54: How to Become a Personal Fundraiser

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Scott Morton, international funding coach for Navigators, author, trainer, and speake.. During their conversation they discuss the topic of personal fundraising. Best Quotes “God’s will done in God’s way never lacks God’s supplies—but it requires a wise Biblical fundraising plan!” “Social media is […]

Episode 53: What is a Generosity Overflow Experience?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Patrick Johnson, founder and president of Generous Church. During their conversation they discuss how a generosity retreat can affect your church. Best Quotes “Sustained transformational generosity happens when leaders go first.” “We created an overflow experience to be a unique experience for leaders […]

Episode 52: Talking About Money Without Wearing Out Your Welcome

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gary Montgomery, Executive Director of Compass-Kentucky. During their conversation, they discuss the tension of needing resources to accomplish vision and the fear of wearing out the conversation. Best Quotes “On the surface, the tension is there because we don’t want to raise funds.” […]