Podcast: Episode 11-Winning in Marriage and Money, Art Rainer

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Art Rainer, author of The Marriage Challenge, and former executive pastor. During their conversation, they discuss why it is important for married couples to be on the same page financially. Best Quotes “70% of married couples say they argue about finances.” “57% of […]

Good, Great, Anointed

The Lord has blessed me with having been in and out of scores of churches through decades of ministry. I have been honored to personally experience the depth, breadth, and width of the many expressions of the kingdom. I have seen the inspiring and the troubling. Many of the churches that contact me regarding financial […]

Podcast: Episode 10- Increasing Engagement with Absentees Increases Generosity, Gordon Daily

  In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gordon Daily, founder and president of Boxcast. During their conversation, they discuss using video streaming to keep church members engaged even when they can’t physically attend church. As promised here is a link to a free one on one consultation from Boxcast: […]

Two Generosity Dreams Every Pastor Needs

Here is an important question every pastor needs to answer. What is driving your passion for increased giving? Most pastors desire increased generosity. Often times, it can be motivated by the simple relief of a profound financial challenge. Other times, it is driven to solve a financial opportunity that is right around the corner. Many […]

Top 10 Myths Of A Generous Church

I constantly hear pastors bemoan why their church is not more generous. “Our people just don’t give enough” or “We aren’t a rich church”  or “We are just a small church” are the most common replies I encounter. It is so easy for expansive generosity to be considered an experience for someone else. Before you […]

Podcast: Episode 7- What Does a Generosity Ministry Look Like?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gunnar Johnson, stewardship pastor at Gateway Church in Dallas, Texas, founder of Learn Generosity, and executive vice president at MortarStone. During their conversation, they discuss what a thriving generosity ministry looks like. Best Quotes “We’ve got to define exactly what we mean and […]

How to Inspire a Giving Spirit in Your Church

Giving is one of the most important disciplines in the life of the local church. It is important for discipleship because it increases an individual’s faith and usefulness. Generosity is important for families because kids raised in generous homes are more likely to live generously as adults. Finally, giving is critical to carry on the […]

VLOG: Four Generosity Drivers

  Often times, when pastors think of generosity, the giving of money, comes quickly to mind. When churches struggle financially, giving again comes to mind. Then, when church budgets are feeling the pressure, year after year, giving comes to mind again. Well, what if giving wasn’t the issue? What if there are a few other […]