New every morning is your love, great God of light, and all day long you are working for good in the world. Stir up in us desire to serve you, to live peacefully with our neighbors and all your creation, and to devote each day to your Son, our Savior Jesus Christ. Amen.
"A Liturgy for Morning Prayer,"" Upper Room Worshipbook
Reprinted by permission from the Book of Common Worship, © 2018 Westminster John Knox Press. All rights reserved. This prayer appears in “A Liturgy for Morning Prayer” in Upper Room Worshipbook.
Faith & Money
Understanding Annual Giving in Church
Michael Reeves, Jennifer Tyler
• December 2003
Grounded in the gospel, Faith & Money identifies the challenges of fund development in local congregations, develops a consistent theological foundation for fund development, and guides congregations in building worthy expectations and attitudes on how to fund ministry.
Michael Reeves serves as senior associate pastor and director of strategic resources at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Plano, Texas. Prior to this, he was president and chief executive officer of the United Methodist Foundation of Louisiana. As senior consultant with two national stewardship consulting firms, Reeves designed and directed more than 200 capital campaigns. He holds an MA in Religious Education and a PhD in both Church Administration and Foundations of Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Reeves is also an N.S.F.R.E. Certified Fund Raising Executive.
Jennifer Tyler is president of Tyler-Locke and Associates, Inc., a Professional Christian Stewardship Ministry, located in Irving, Texas, where she is a member of Plymouth Park United Methodist Church.
Imprint: Discipleship Resources
Pub Date: December 2003
Trim Size: 6 in (w) x 9 in (h) x in (d)
Page Count: 128
BISAC Categories: RELIGION / Christian Living / Stewardship & Giving