Tools for Outreach: Financial Services
These organizations, credit unions and resources will help your church and congregation get their finances in order.
The mission statement of the Evangelical Counsel of Financial Accountability is “enhancing trust in Christ-centered churches and ministries.” Financial consultant and best-selling author Dave Ramsey says, “Applying biblical stewardship can transform lives.” How does your church enhance trust in the critical area of stewardship? How does your church empower the congregation to make wise financial decisions in their personal lives so they can be more generous with the resources God has given them? The following organizations, credit unions and resources will help your church and congregation get their finances in order so that God’s mission can reach its maximum potential in your church and community.
America’s Christian Credit Union: Financial solutions for individuals and ministries that empower them to reach their financial goals while expanding God’s kingdom. AmericasChristianCU.com
Brotherhood Mutual: An insurance agency seeking to help protect ministries by offering property and liability insurance coverage in 43 states. BrotherhoodMutual.com
The Charis Group: Providing consulting services and stewardship resources to churches to help plan successful capital campaigns and increase regular church giving. TheCharisGroup.org
Dave Ramsey: Offers a variety of financial resources: Financial Peace University, a biblically based financial planning curriculum, is one of the best-known. StewardshipCentral.org is a resource hub for church leaders recently launched by Ramsey Solutions. DaveRamsey.com
Evangelical Counsel on Financial Accountability: Seeks to enhance trust in Christ-centered churches and ministries by establishing and applying their trademark standards of responsible stewardship to accredited organizations. ECFA.org
Foundation Capital Resources: Mortgage financing for churches and ministries; supports the planning, budgeting, design and construction processes through a nationwide consultant team. FoundationCapitalResources.com
Funds2Orgs: Turnkey solutions to help raise funds, engage volunteers and create a sustainable, lasting impact through shoe and clothing drives. Funds2Orgs.com
GuideOne Insurance: Insurance coverage for churches with nearly 43,000 church policyholders across the country. GuideOne.com
GuideStone Financial Resources: A diversified Christian financial services provider offering retirement, insurance, investment management, property and casualty coverage, and executive planning products and services to the Southern Baptist and wider evangelical Christian community. GuideStone.org
MMBB Financial Services: A nonprofit Christian organization serving churches and faith-based organizations by offering comprehensive benefits packages, from medical to retirement. MMBB.org
RSI Stewardship: Partners with churches to help meet financial goals and strengthen their stewardship culture through services such as stewardship assessment and planning capital campaigns. RSIStewardship.com