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Money Matters in Church: A Practical Guide for Leaders

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Money Matters in Church is your one-stop source of information on creating a culture of giving that supports savvy, faithful, and legal financial practices. The authors take you into the heart of a biblical theology of stewardship, teaching you how to develop donors and maximize contributions. You'll discover systems, policies, and structures for

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Paperback, 220 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Baker Books
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Justin Tapp
Before reading this book, I recommend Jack Henry's Basic Budgeting for Churches. In conjunction with this book, I recommend The Debt-Free Church by Berg and Burgess for another perspective on whether your church really needs to borrow to build and grow and the costs and caveats of borrowing.

I'm reviewing this book as a Southern Baptist serving as chairman of the finance committee of a small, rural church, but also having been a member of large Southern Baptist churches in multiple states and wit
There is a lot of helpful material on church finances in this book for pastors, assistant pastors, deacons, treasurers, and other church leaders. It is divided into three parts: (1) "Creating a Culture of Giving"; (2) "Managing Your Kingdom Resources"; and (3) "Conducting a Capital Campaign." Some of the chapters within the three parts contain detailed, practical suggestions, including on developing donors and even building a relationship with a bank. Many recommendations are tied to Scriptural ...more
A great practical guide for those in leadership positions or even on a finance team. The book clearly gives plenty of helpful suggestions on how to wisely stewards the resources entrusted to the church.
Michael Longson
Overall this book did a good job of conveying the material in an understandable way. I did not always agree with the author, but he still offered many pieces of good advice in certain areas.
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