Conference on Congregational Financing

Project Number: 
950140
Start Date: 
Sunday, January 1, 1995
Abstract: 

The Christian Stewardship Association used this grant to convene a gathering of stewardship leaders to explore the lessons learned from recent Lilly Endowment-funded research on religious giving. The Association, a professional society of evangelical Protestants engaged in fund-raising for religious causes, co-sponsored these conversations with the Ecumenical Center for Stewardship Studies and the National Catholic Stewardship Conference. Representatives from five denominations were present: Assemblies of God, Southern Baptist Convention, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and the Roman Catholic Church. (SM)

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