Episode 87: Is Pastoring a Sustainable Ministry?

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Rob Dupree and Michael Baker are joined by Matt Henslee, Pastor of Mayhill Baptist Church in New Mexico. During their conversation, they discuss the sustainability of pastoring, especially in the church, for years to come. Best Quotes “Small churches care about the mission of God and care about […]

3 Steps to Grow a Generous Staff Team

Every pastor I meet desires his church to grow in generosity. Who wouldn’t desire more resources to accomplish more vision? But what is the secret? How do I take steps in the right direction, experiencing a generosity overflow without talking about money all the time? Here is what we know about generous churches, they are […]

How Generous Disciples Totally Transform Church Life

I want to unlock the key to transforming your church culture, every ministry you lead, and brighten your potential future. The previous sentence is not an overstatement. It is reality and I want to help you unlock it by highlighting one simple aspect of discipleship. Here is the question. What would it look like if […]

Episode 86: Guaranteed Facebook Strategies for Small Churches

In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Chris Abbott, President of Church Growth Agency and former Marketing and Creative Director at Guts Church and Guts Church Network. During their conversation, they discuss using social media for outreach and impact. Best Quotes “Social media is meant to be social. It’s about […]

Unite Prayer, Fasting, and Generosity

Did you know that the Bible links three powerful spiritual disciplines together? These disciplines can be some of the most private disciplines, and therefore are often overlooked. When done together, they can be a catalyst for freedom. Let’s dive into the Bible and what it says about praying, fasting, and giving. The public impact of […]

Episode 52: Talking About Money Without Wearing Out Your Welcome

Note: As we wrap up 2020, we will be revisiting our most popular podcasts of the year. This week we are revisiting our conversation with Gary Montgomery. In this episode of the Generosity Podcast, Todd McMichen is joined by Gary Montgomery, Executive Director of Compass-Kentucky. During their conversation, they discuss the tension of needing resources […]

Six Steps to Getting Million Dollar Ready

Every pastor dreams of what it would be like to receive a financial gift that would transform the future of the church. For many large institutions a legacy gift or transformative gift is considered to be $1,000,000 or more. A study conducted by Indiana University, Lily School of Philanthropy, focused its attention not on motivations […]

Vlog: Million Dollar Ready

There was a study done a few years ago called, “Million Dollar Ready.” It studied the nonprofits that were able to receive and above average amount of million dollar gifts. Here are a few tips from that study: 1. Your church is able to receive transformative giving. 2. Your leaders matter. 3. Excellence matters. 4. […]