Explaining eGiving to Your Stewardship Committee

Posted by Kevin Lee on Nov 22, 2019 8:23:32 AM

The Power of Thanks: 4 Practical Ministry Funding Impact Strategies

Posted by Kristine Miller on May 8, 2019 1:00:21 PM

I want to share with you one of the most powerful tools you have to help persons support your ministry with both more time and... Read More

A Giving Stream for Givers 70.5 and Older

Posted by David Waganer on Apr 24, 2019 1:00:18 PM

Many senior adults must balance the reality of decreasing incomes with their desire to remain faithful in their financial... Read More

A Lesson in Stewardship: Living Generously Begins With Trust

Posted by Marcia Shetler on Mar 20, 2019 1:00:05 PM

When we define faithful generosity—or stewardship—we often think in terms of time, talent, and treasure. But when I think about... Read More

Is Your Church Making This Major Generosity Mistake?

Posted by Rusty Lewis on Mar 6, 2019 1:10:58 PM

As a church leader, you probably wish you had more money to do more ministry. But your church’s financial bandwidth is tied to... Read More

4 Church Giving Trends to Act On

Posted by Rusty Lewis on Nov 7, 2018 1:02:03 PM

As church participation continues to decline, even the most optimistic, faith-fueled pastors are taking notice. In the midst of... Read More

Your Congregation Craves the Convenience of Electronic Giving

Posted by Adam Copeland on Oct 24, 2018 1:00:32 PM

Electronic giving is no fad; according to a new study, it is the preferred method of giving for a majority of church members. In... Read More

How to Use Testimonials to Promote Planned Giving

Posted by Greg Ring on Oct 17, 2018 1:08:16 PM

Testimonies are a powerful tool to cultivate transformational gifts in your organization. Don’t miss out on the chance to shine a... Read More

Stewards of Stewardship

Posted by David Waganer on Sep 19, 2018 1:51:27 PM

My heart is extremely heavy over what I’ve observed among Christian leaders in the context of families, congregations and... Read More

Jesus is Not the Pez Dispenser, We Are | Vanco

Posted by David Anderson on Aug 8, 2018 12:49:30 PM

“The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers. Above all, keep... Read More

How to Use Social Listening to Get More Church Donations

Posted by Richard Bauer on Aug 1, 2018 12:56:38 PM

Churches are in a powerful position to influence others on social media platforms. Even a small church community with fewer than... Read More

Creative Stewardship Ideas & Campaigns | Vanco

Posted by Clayton Smith on Jun 13, 2018 1:25:33 PM

In my book, Propel, I write about the importance of planning good stewardship campaigns. Now is the time of year to build a... Read More

Life Lessons from Lydia: The Pathway to Generosity (Part 2)

Posted by Aimee Laramore on May 30, 2018 1:00:32 AM

The qualities of being kind and generous can be taken for granted if we are not cautious.  Many people replace the necessary... Read More

Numbers Your Church Needs to Track (But Many Don't)

Posted by Kevin Lee on May 18, 2018 2:00:00 PM

Churches sometimes shy away from discussing or even examining numbers other than membership and budget. As someone who frequently... Read More

The One Question that Gets to the Heart of Legacy Giving

Posted by Steve Caton on May 2, 2018 1:00:29 PM

Asset-based legacy giving is an essential part of fully funding your mission. The foundation for a fundraising strategy that... Read More

(Part 1) Pathways to Generosity

Posted by Aimee Laramore on Apr 11, 2018 1:00:35 PM

Does your congregation struggle to explain, model or implement a “culture of generosity?” Many find that all of the talk about... Read More

Normalizing Conversations About Money Through Small Groups

Posted by Rusty Lewis on Mar 21, 2018 1:00:23 PM

Many pastors feel uneasy about bringing up the topic of money. You might get brave enough to talk about it during November as... Read More

The Offering as Worship in our Electronic Age

Posted by Clayton Smith on Mar 14, 2018 1:00:12 PM

How do you handle the offering invitation in this electronic age? Is it a worshipful expression of our love and gratitude for... Read More

Imperfect Allies

Posted by Aimee Laramore on Mar 7, 2018 1:00:25 PM

The great theologian Dave Chappelle introduced a concept that made me laugh out loud when he spoke about imperfect allies. In his... Read More

A Holistic Look at Stewardship: Why Money Isn’t the Only Thing We Steward

Posted by Adam Copeland on Feb 28, 2018 1:00:59 PM

I often find myself speaking about financial stewardship in churches, synod leadership events, and other faith-related... Read More

Billy Graham - A Marketing and Branding Genesis Genius

Posted by Richard Bauer on Feb 27, 2018 2:00:00 PM

At Vanco, our goal is to enable churches to allow church-goers to give how and when they want. With that, we hope to support... Read More