Podcast Episode 45: How Does a Pastor Grow as a Generosity Leader?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Zach Terry, Lead Pastor at First Baptist Church Fernandino Beach, FL. During their conversation, they discuss how a pastor can grow his generosity leadership. Best Quotes “Watching how the church engaged with my father as a very poor man all the way through […]

Podcast Episode 43: How Do You Build a Generosity Ministry for a Small/Medium Size Church?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gunnar Johnson, former Stewardship Pastor, author, and President of Learn Generosity. During their conversation, they discuss how pastors leading a small or medium size church can start a generosity ministry. Best Quotes “The very first thing every pastor has to do is they […]

Top 20 Proverbs on Giving Without Regretting

Christmas is the one time of the year when giving is on the forefront of everyone’s mind, and possibly, heart. You can witness it in the retailer raking it in, the mom preparing for guests, or the Salvation Army volunteer ringing that bell. Everywhere you go, it is the season of giving. Then soon all […]

Vlog: The Generosity Crisis, Part 2

Now that we know what we learned about generosity in, The Generosity Crisis, Part 1, how does the church respond? Most people don’t show up to church with cash or a checkbook prepared for offering. They also aren’t attending church as frequently as they did in the past. By addressing these three opportunities you can […]

Podcast Episode 41: Helping Your Staff Grow in Giving

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen and George Thompson, Stewardship Pastor at Faithful Central Bible Church in Inglewood, CA, are joined by Leo Sabo, President of the Christian Stewardship Network. During their conversation, they discuss being a passionate leader in the stewardship area and how to have the whole team succeed. Best […]

Podcast Episode 36: Generosity Passages You Can Preach

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gunnar Johnson, founder of Learn Generosity. During their conversation, they discuss turning generosity passages of the Bible into teaching opportunities. Best Quotes “Pastors, get your pen and paper ready. We might just give you your sermon for this Sunday today.” “Anytime you are […]

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 […]

Next Generation Giving: The Power of the Preacher Part 1

This one statement is the most true leadership statement of any when it comes to experiencing a generous church. “Generous churches are led by generous pastors.” As a leader, you definitely reap what you sow. No matter what your current financial picture, you can grow a generous church. Generous churches are not large and rich […]