Church Finances: How to stay afloat and thrive—even in 2020!
July 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
A GBHEM Virtual Book Club Event
GBHEM will host its first virtual book club with Bonnie Marden, author of “Church Finances for Missional Leaders: Best Practices for Faithful Stewardship,” on Thursday July 9 at 11 a.m. CDT. Viewers are encouraged to order Marden’s book prior to the discussion and to ask questions about how to manage church finances in this uniquely challenging moment in history during the session.
Marden will address important issues like:
- The positive impact of talking about money—even during a pandemic
- Setting up and promoting online giving
- Surprising areas for funding opportunities
- Handling budget shortfalls and changes in staffing
Bonnie Ives Marden is a leadership consultant and financial stewardship practitioner. She offers stewardship education through multiple United Methodist Foundations, and also served as the Imagine No Malaria Campaign Coordinator for the New England Conference of The United Methodist Church.