Upholding Financial Integrity in Your Church

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Money is one vehicle through which God chooses to do his work in the world. However, it’s also a stumbling block to many. This includes church leaders. A desire for integrity and holiness to pervade all aspects of church life leads healthy churches to institute healthy controls to guard against financial sin. In yesterday’s post, […]

The Saddest Statistic in Christianity

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In my doctoral research on spiritual formation of generosity in people, I discovered some (though not enormous) correlation between experience with church financial fraud and giving patterns of Christians. People who had been in a church with financial scandals tended to decrease giving going forward to churches with minimal internal controls, transparency, and financial soundness […]