VANCO FAITH BLOG

Five Reasons NOT to Launch a Traditional Church Capital Campaign

Posted by Rusty Lewis on Oct 18, 2017 1:00:30 PM

Congratulations! Your church is in a season of growth! But as a lead pastor or executive pastor, you’re aware of some ...

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When Enough Isn't Enough

Posted by Jan Jasmin on Oct 4, 2017 1:00:23 PM

When it comes to how well your church’s needs and your congregation’s giving match up, members may genuinely believe you...

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8 Steps to Craft a Theology of Stewardship

Posted by Joel Mikell on Sep 27, 2017 1:00:55 PM

Theory is great, but putting it into practice is even better. Following are eight steps you and your leadership team can...

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Sowing and Reaping

Posted by Philip Nation on Sep 13, 2017 1:00:39 PM

We live in a transactional society. We pay. We get. It’s always supposed to be fair and even. But it rarely happens that...

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Choosing the Right Online Giving Options for Your Church

Posted by Jan Jasmin on Aug 31, 2017 2:00:00 PM

It’s understandable that leaders whose churches have relied only on traditional giving might be overwhelmed when they...

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Why Your Givers Want Recurring Online Payments

Posted by Jan Jasmin on Aug 24, 2017 2:00:00 PM

The steady increase in automatic payments continues. A study of 2,429 U.S. consumers in 2016 by ACI Worldwide and...

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Accepting and Honoring Memorial and Legacy Gifts

Posted by Clayton Smith on Aug 16, 2017 1:00:08 PM

Most churches have a policy and/or committee that accepts memorial, legacy and honor gifts. Many times, this policy has...

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The Truth About Teaching Radical Generosity

Posted by Aimee Laramore on Aug 9, 2017 1:00:41 PM

Children are wise and discerning souls, and they often require the very best of our ministry skills. This is especially...

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Putting God First

Posted by Philip Nation on Aug 2, 2017 1:00:12 PM

The mission of the church is to do whatever it takes to develop disciples of Jesus who gather, grow and go. By that, I...

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Try 80/20 Rule for Effective Church Stewardship

Posted by Kevin Lee on Jul 26, 2017 1:00:35 PM

So, what is the 80/20 Rule? I’ll get to that in just a moment. But first a question: Are you growing the giving to your...

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