Episode 45: Raising Funds For Your Church

Raising funds, launching well, and growing your church to sustainability with outside money.

In Episode 45 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we talk about raising funds for your church plant. Here is Ross’ question.

How do you go about raising funds so that you can launch well for the first time?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • Your first steps to grow in your ability to fundraise and ask for money
  • The importance of reaching out to your friends, family members, churches, ministries, networks, and denominations for funds
  • Tips and advice on helping you grow in your ability to raise funds

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurchesQA):

  • “Be comfortable asking people to help support your ministry.”
  • “Don’t just ask people for money, ask them to be involved in your ministry.”
  • “Give people the opportunity to be blessed by participating in something.”
  • “If you can’t raise funds and attract money to the venture God has called you to, then you might have difficulty raising people to get people on mission with you.”
  • “Don’t ask people to fund you forever.”

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