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Vlog: The Generosity Podcast Trailer

Generosity by LifeWay is launching The Generosity Podcast. This podcast will serve up thought leaders, authors, and pastors enjoying a great dialogue around the topic of generosity ministry. We will provide practical insights for you and your team that will unleash giving in your church.  
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Episode 0: Welcome to the Podcast

Pastors we are pumped to bring you a brand new free resource. It will move the dial forward for you and your team quickly. “The Generosity Podcast” is launching weekly and here is what it will deliver to you. A quick hitting 20-25 minutes of practical discussion from leading experts, authors, and pastors each week […]
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Shepherding Key Donors Made Easy

I want to tackle one of the most controversial areas of pastoral ministry, it can also be one of the most intimidating. The topic is a pastor’s relationship with a wealthy individual who either gives an above average amount or has the potential to do so. It can be very conflicting to know what people […]
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VLOG: Crafting A Generosity Ministry Vision

Before you launch any ministry it’s really important to have a clearly articulated vision to provide direction. Two questions come into play: Why do we need a generosity ministry now? and When will we know its successful? to be most helpful in launching a generosity ministry. Listen, as Todd McMichen answers these questions to help […]
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Discipleship Dynamite: How Capital Campaigns can be a Win- Win-Win

I love capital campaigns. There. I said it. These are the exact words I recently wrote in the introduction of my new book the Capital Campaign Playbook. While it’s a how-to manual for running an effective capital campaign, it also shows how to create a campaign where churches experience explosive spiritual growth. After doing 100+ […]
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Spontaneous Generosity Is A Thing

It is not uncommon for pastor’s to teach and preach towards two specific types of giving. The descriptive terms often used are “percentage giving” and “planned giving.” Both of these speak toward the habit, discipline, duty, and often sacrifice of generosity. I personally practice both percentage and planned giving. They are really helpful to living […]
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VLOG: Free Mobile Giving App

Pastor, I want to blow you away with a giving statistic. You are going to want to know this. It will make a massive difference in both the joy of giving and volume of resources you have to invest in your mission. Are you ready? Here it is. Last year alone mobile giving has increased […]
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