Generosity

Consistency

Consistent with the last two years, we began our new fiscal church year in April with a positive balance of offerings-over-expenses. In considering our past giving history over many years, we know that a shortfall in offerings typically results in a negative balance beginning in June each year. The Finance Committee realizes that changes in … Continue reading

Generosity

Live Generously

Thank you to all our faithful givers who pledged to Live Generously in support of the Smoke Rise Ministry Plan Budget for fiscal 2018-19. As of May 21, we received 227 pledges totaling $1,342,640.38 (or 60.7% of budget). As a percentage of our budget, this is similar to last year. As summer approaches and family … Continue reading

Generosity

Living Generously

The Stewardship Committee is grateful for the response to our Live Generously campaign in support of the Smoke Rise Ministry Plan Budget for fiscal 2018. As of April 26 we received 203 pledges totaling $1,220,005.38. Thank you for your pledges this year and for the continued support of God’s work among us. The Stewardship Committee … Continue reading