The summary of the most recent annual report compiled by Giving USA.
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Learn the general trends and patters of American religious giving and compare with your situation.
Most priests are both leaders and managers. What is the difference? What are the attributes of a manager?
Learn the four steps that lead to parishioner increased giving.
This posting takes you to the Stewardship Advocates Pinterest site for a board of postings on the subject.
This posting takes the user to the Stewardship Advocates Pinterest site on general Orthodox parish development.
This posting takes the reader to the Stewardship Advocates Pinterest site for general information on the subject of philanthropy.
Open this posting for a link to the Stewardship Advocates Pinterest site for insights into funding the purpose and the mission of the parish.
Follow the link provided in this posting for a selection of reflections from youtube on the earth as paradise, lectures by Metropolitan Kallistos Ware and beautiful Orthodox chanting and choral singing.
A saint renowned for his philanthropy “Almsdeeds and compassion filled your life with their splendours.”
“Though didst deal thy riches to the needy.”
One of the great philanthropic saints of antiquity.
“showering alms on the widows and the poor, you shone with the light of your works and were radiant with grace.”
She once asked, “What is the point of fattening the flesh only to lose the soul?”
Though published in 1990, Peter Drucker’s “Managing the Nonprofit Organization” continues to speak practical wisdom to anyone with staff, volunteers, budgets, programs, services, communications, ministries, etc.
Enhance the credibility of the leadership and management of a parish.
In a world of increasing specialization consultants are often needed.
A scholarly resource for understanding various aspects of stewardship – historical, liturgical, scriptural, dogmatic, patristic, practical, etc.
In performing due diligence a parish council will often interview several consultants. This tool assists in qualifying which consultant is the best match for the parish need.
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