What He said

We’ve got this year’s “Giving Tuesday” playbook, filled with suggestions, schedules, and sample messaging. We’ve got the latest research studies, detailing how people gave differently this year compared to last. There’s a whole industry touting the ins and outs of charitable giving — and you will see the experts’ advice manifested all around you November…

Honor thy mother

On May 9 we celebrate Mother’s Day. It’s a secular holiday, but the idea of honoring mothers (and fathers) did also make God’s top 10 list. So, it is appropriate to consider these three ways you can honor or remember your mother. Make a gift in her honor or memory. One of my favorite features…

Extraordinary Builders

Ordinary People, Extraordinary Gifts By Lydian Bernhardt The McElveens are builders. Builders of houses, like the dilapidated cabin The Rev. Bill McElveen and his wife Carol bought in 1959. They spent the next 52 years working hard to turn it into a showplace as a hobby. Builders of congregations, like Messiah Moravian Church in Winston-Salem…