Five Major Ways Church Giving Has Changed

Episode #684
February 22, 2021
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On today’s episode of Rainer on Leadership Sam Rainer and Thom Rainer discuss five major ways church giving has changed.

  • Ten percent plus givers are becoming fewer quickly.
  • Giving to vision has never been more important.
  • Denominational support is waning dramatically.
  • Churches must behave more like other nonprofits to seek sufficient financial support.
  • Attendance decline is the single greatest correlate to giving decline.

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