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God Loves a Cheerful Itemizer
Experts assess how Trump tax plan to double the standard deduction would cost ministries bigly.
Experts assess how Trump tax plan to double the standard deduction would cost ministries bigly.
Christian Orgs Labeled Hate Groups on Top Charity Site
(UPDATED) GuideStar adopts and then drops Southern Poverty Law Center’s controversial designations.
of nonprofits impacted by the new policy have accused the site of favoring the SPLC's agenda over GuideStar's role as a neutral source of information for people researching charities.
Figuring Out the Millennial Christian Giver
Here's what an ECFA survey of 16,500 donors to 17 evangelical ministries learned about generosity.
Figuring Out the Millennial Christian Giver. 1 of 9. Research.
Our Hospitality Mandate (Part One)
What Does an Authentic Christian Reception of Syrian Refugees to the United States Look Like?
Refugee host countries (typically including government resettlement, charities, and non-governmental agencies) look to fulfill a global obligation for gathering the vulnerable into a place
Here’s Where Evangelicals Are Giving the Most and Least
For Giving Tuesday, ECFA analyzes the finances of 1,800 ministries.
While the multi-million dollar tally of Giving Tuesday donations will take time to compile, we already know which kinds of charities are most favored by American evangelicals.
What Current, Past, and ‘Never’ Child Sponsors Think
Survey finds one of America’s most popular forms of ministry remains misunderstood.
As charities roll out Christmas giving catalogs, some will ask for a longer commitment than a one-time December gift of a goat or cow for a needy family.
FEMA: Churches Flooded by Harvey Can Receive Aid
Agency revises guidelines due to last year's biggest Supreme Court religious freedom case.
“We will watch carefully to make sure that FEMA's new policy is implemented to provide equal treatment for churches and synagogues alongside other charities.”.
Richard Stearns Is Leaving World Vision
Longest-serving leader will retire this year with Christian relief organization poised to help millions more than before.
After two decades as president of one of America's largest charities, Richard Stearns has announced his plans to retire from World Vision at the end of 2018.
Gleanings: December 2017Subscriber Access Only
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our December issue).
that the National Day of Prayer was unconstitutional. Tax proposals could cost charities bigly. The Trump administration's proposal to double the standard
Charity Navigator's Overhead OverhaulSubscriber Access Only
New charity guidelines put ‘support expenses’ in a better light.
That reassurance is necessary because a third of US donors believe charities can't be trusted to handle money well, according to a Chronicle of Philanthropy poll.
Why #GivingTuesday Donations Could Drop Dramatically Next Year
Evangelical leaders warn of ‘devastating’ impact of GOP tax plan on the charitable deduction.
Evangelical leaders warn of 'devastating' impact of GOP tax plan on the charitable deduction.
Cover Story: Blessed Are the HandoutsSubscriber Access Only
Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached.
Cover Story: Blessed Are the Handouts. Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached. Bruce Wydick
Canada’s First Christian Law School Pleads Case to Supreme Court
Evangelicals pray for a win for Trinity Western University—and for religious freedom in general.
Evangelicals pray for a win for Trinity Western University— and for religious freedom in general.
Secrets of Effective GivingSubscriber Access Only
Here's when and how you can best help the poor.
Secrets of Effective Giving. Here's when and how you can best help the poor. Bruce Wydick| November 27, 2017. Image: Stuart Fisher. Ryan Loofbourrow
Our December Issue: Being Shrewd SamaritansSubscriber Access Only
We’re learning more than ever about good giving.
Our December Issue: Being Shrewd Samaritans. We're learning more than ever about good giving. Andy Olsen| November 27, 2017. One of my favorite
Mission Drift: The Unspoken Crisis Facing Leaders, Charities, and ChurchesSubscriber Access Only
A summary from Leadership Journal
Mission Drift: The Unspoken Crisis Facing Leaders, Charities, and Churches. A summary from Leadership Journal. 0; tweet; link. share; share; share. expand:
Religion Boosts US Economy More Than Apple, Amazon, and Google Combined
Study offers best estimate yet of the 'value of faith' in America: $1.2 trillion.
estimate takes into account only the revenues of faith-based organizations falling into several sectors: education, healthcare, local congregational activities, charities, media, and food
Your Tithe Doesn’t Have to Go to Your Church, Most Leaders Say
But for many Christians, it may be a moot point.
But for many Christians, it may be a moot point.
International Adoptions Drop to New Low as Evangelical Funding Spikes
Churches continue to rally for orphan care while the State Department addresses global restrictions.
Churches continue to rally for orphan care while the State Department addresses global restrictions.
Inside the Museum of the BibleSubscriber Access Only
The new museum wants to ignite passion for the Word through high-tech wizardry and scholarly detachment. Can it do it all?
and small. MOTB took in $156 million in private donations in its 2015 fiscal year, placing it 93rd on Forbes's list of the largest US charities. Museum visitors
Evangelist Billy Graham Has Died
Evangelist Billy Graham Has Died
'America's pastor' shaped modern evangelicalism.
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