Alan's Blog

Fall Stewardship Focus?

Many churches around the country have what has become known as “The Fall Stewardship Emphasis” or the “Annual Operating Budget Campaign”.  Both of those (and

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Pastors; Just make the ask!

I have had the question asked to me numerous times, “Alan, why do universities and hospitals and other non-profits receive such large gifts on a

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The Generosity Bet

Everyone loves a story.  It starts at a young age.  If you are a parent, you undoubtedly spent many hours reading and telling stories to

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