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Early results look good in stewardship campaign

Early results for this years pledge campaign look “promising,” according to Pastor Jeff. According to bookkeeper Cecilia Le, on Pledge Sunday, November 16, we received 44 pledges totaling $150,219. More pledges are expected, so it’s premature to compare to last … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Jottings – November 2014

According to a study* that’s now several years old, among young non-Christians, nine out of the top 12 perceptions they hold of Christianity were negative. The top three negative perceptions were that present-day Christianity is judgmental (87%), hypocritical (85%), and … Continue reading

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Stewardship campaign connects giving to mission

Kicked off at the end of October, this year’s pledge campaign seeks to connect our giving to the church’s mission. “Different people have different motivations to give,” explained Pastor Jeff. “Some may be motivated by a sense of obligation, by … Continue reading

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Online Giving becomes third way to give

For hundreds of years, the primary way people gave money to the church was by putting cash or a check in the offering plate on Sunday morning. That way of giving continues. Some people also mail a check to the … Continue reading

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