Copyright ©1997-2004 Biblical Studies Press. Crafted in a light, airy way, it takes the mystery out of fundraising without taking out the teeth. Otherwise you have no reward with your Father in heaven. When he gets the promise of safe travel, he goes on to ask for the materials to accomplish his objective. Debunking a number of fundraising myths along the way, Morton offers a practical and biblical approach to raising ministry support. Here, for the first time, we see fasting as a way of preparing for a solicitation.
I am confessing the sins of the Israelites that we have committed against you—both I myself and my family have sinned. It is also a good book for those interested in This book is a wonderful source of encouragement and provides a good attitude adjustment for those missionaries like myself who are support raising. Six mistakes to avoid -- 7. They are craftsmen in all the work and artistic designers. After reading Dillon, my notes were a simple and implementable plan.
I think this story points to the legitimacy of asking non-Christians and the government to invest in Kingdom work. Although Jesus repeatedly commends the practice of tithing, he never says to do it privately. Funding Your Ministry will answer your questions and put you on the biblical path for recruiting and maintaining donor support. I wish I could elaborate more on that feeling, but I'm still trying to figure it out myself. He risks death but is rewarded with abundant provision.
It helped change the perspective I had on support raising and I never looked back. Funding Your Ministry will answer your questions and put you on the biblical path for recruiting and maintaining donor support. The list is always growing so please let me know of your own additions. This book is a wonderful source of encouragement and provides a good attitude adjustment for those missionaries like myself who are support raising. As the deadline of July 27th approaches to reach becoming fully funded slowly comes closer I have been blessed by this book and some of the testimonies within that glorify God and His ability to provide. They make up for this in Numbers 7. How to set a fundraising strategy -- 9.
But it does show that He and the Twelve received donor support. They brought them and placed them in many heaps. I most definitely recommend it to those who are fundraising. Now I know you were concerned before but had no opportunity to do anything. David clearly uses his position as an example for the other leaders to follow 1 Chron 29:5. So much came in that they had to build storehouses to keep it all! We get to follow in the footsteps of some incredible people of faith. The king had sent with me officers of the army and horsemen.
Interestingly, by bragging about the Macedonian churches, Paul employs competition to inspire the Corinthians to fulfill their pledge 2 Cor 8:1. We also see him praying that God would grant them favor. . Once again the people respond positively and immediately. Questions of conscience: understanding the biblical basis for raising support -- 5. Our requests are to build up His kingdom. Your attitude makes a difference -- 4.
Ideal for missionaries, pastors, Christian organizations, and other fund-raisers, Funding Your Ministry will help answer your questions and put you on the biblical path for recruiting and maintaining donor support. Most of us commit incredible amounts of our time, energy, and creativity to making money, but comparatively few seem to know how to handle it. Distant Voices: Discovering a Forgotten Past for a Changing Church. B- This book does very well in laying the groundwork for biblical, financial support for missions. Paul—Some Observations Paul certainly has a lot to say about giving.
Not only did he leverage his position to influence the leaders, he is also setting the example of an older generation fundraising on the behalf of a younger generation 1 Chron 29:1. Especially for beginners -- 20. What can this be other than sadness of heart? I continued fasting and praying before the God of heaven. Then I turned and came to the Valley Gate, and so returned. David—Observations Praise and thanksgiving is a natural result of willing giving. Donor ministry: how to keep your givers giving -- 14.
Especially for ministry leaders -- 17. I most definitely recommend it t I read this book before. God is the prime mover in the fundraising process. Once he has first-hand familiarity with the details of the task, he solicits the help of the people with him. Jesus had more to say about money than about most other things that we talk about in church.