The Church of England suggests that church members give at least 5% of net income to their local church and 5% to charities they wish to support. This approach of giving a set percentage helps people to be disciplined and regular with their giving. It encourages good habits and really helps the local church to plan … Continue reading How Much Should I Give?
Tell people the many ways they can get involved in their church, and give generously of their time and talents. Start with a statement. Short, clear, concise. Here are some alternative statements: And here are some other ways you can encourage people to be generous with their time and talents. This one is taken … Continue reading Getting involved: A Guide
Your giving page could also host other important faith information regarding money. Here are some useful links you might wish to include:
The first thing readers see. Start with a clear introduction. Keep is short and clear. Rambling opening statements will be skim-read. Keep it to two or three sentences. Or four short sentences. It could be: Your parish vision or mission statement (as in the mock-up example) A relevant Bible passage: "For you know the grace of … Continue reading Make a Statement
People like to know what difference their generosity will make. Having a bit on IMPACT is really important, as is being clear and transparent. There are various ways this can be communicated. On the example page you'll see a breakdown in percentages. This is a very helpful and clear way of representing data. It could be accompanied … Continue reading Impact: A Guide