Food and Faith is a blog of the Presbyterian Hunger Program.
Here are this week’s links. Grace and peace to everyone on this Easter weekend.
A new survey on congregational giving. Developing trends include members being able to make contributions with credit cards at a kiosk in the church, allowing them to designate giving.
Personal Finance at Church
Programs helping people manage personal finances is becoming a popular congregational ministry. The author of the article is probably a little cynical but the article is still informative.
Clergy Communities of Practice
A piece at the Faith and ...
Here are the links for this week. We will skip next week due to GAMC meetings and pick up with posts the following week.
The Future of Mainline Seminaries
Mainline seminaries are struggling. What is their future and what role should they play in the life of denominations? Frederick W. Schmidt, Jr., Director of Spiritual Formation and Associate Professor of Christian Spirituality at Southern Methodist University, Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, Texas, offers his take.
(Related: SFTS closes Southern California campus)
Social Media and Community
The debate ...