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Podcast Episode 30: What do you do when your economy falls apart?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Mike Walker, Lead Pastor, and Sean Walker, Executive Pastor, from Bayou Church in Lafayette, LA. During their conversation, they discuss what to do when people and giving are down. Best Quotes “You want to have a great ministry in the community and it […]
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Next Generation Giving: The Power of Family Part 3

A few years ago at LifeWay we did a study on churches averaging over 1,000 in worship attendance. We asked a variety of questions, a few were financial. One of their consistent responses stuck with me, it was the growing concern of their aging donor bases. Church leaders were seeing a pending gap that is […]
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Vlog: Best and First Givers

This video will help you think through the tools available for givers of all generations. The goal is making giving easy for first-time givers so they become your best givers.
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Podcast Episode: 29 Learn Where Generous Churches Are Trending

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Patrick Johnson, the director of Generous Church. During their conversation, they discuss statistical trends from generous churches. Best Quotes “We get called in if they want to grow generosity apart from fundraising.” “There’s a growing trend among churches who are getting serious about […]
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Next Generation Giving: The Power of Digital, Part 2

Digital giving does not increase giving in and of itself. Not sure if you expected this message from me or not, but it is true. However, if your intention is to grow generosity in everyone you must unleash all forms of digital giving. Then you will need to lead them well. And there isn’t just […]
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Episode 28: Helping Parents Raise Generous Kids

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Art Rainer, author of The Money Challenge, The Marriage Challenge, and The Secret Slide Money Club series for kids. During their conversation, they discuss how parents can encourage generosity in their children. Best Quotes “Money is often a significant competitor for our heart.” […]
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