By Bill Gruenewald
President, Tennessee Baptist Foundation
Have you ever been cleaning out a drawer and found a valuable coupon that expired two days ago and realized you had just been to that store a week ago and purchased something? I have and I am sure this has happened to many of you at one time or another. You just missed an opportunity to save some money.
What many pastors do not realize is that there are missed opportunities in their pews each Sunday. Every week faithful members come to study God’s Word and be encouraged. Many of them have the capacity and the heart to do something great financially for their church, but they have not been asked and do not know how. As church leaders, we need to be more proactive in sharing with our members the ways they can give to impact the next generation of believers. [Read more…]