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The Season for Giving

Giving is a good thing to do any time of year.  But in America we have a very special Season for Giving.  These last five weeks of the year offer a great opportunity for fundraisers to remind their donors about the tax advantages of giving to organizations they love.  283 more words

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It's STATurday: Church Numbers

From issues of morality to the importance of missions, here’s what recent surveys and numbers report about either Americans, those who call themselves Christians and what we are part of—the church, or both.* 266 more words


Modern Day Folk Tales and  The Day God Said Pizza

I’m thrilled to welcome my cousin, Julia (always Julie to me) Brown, to the blog this week. Julie and I sat with our paternal grandmother as she read… 804 more words

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Gold vs. Platinum

David Gee, Associate Vice President, HUB Philanthropic Solutions

 Donor stewardship has been a more frequent topic of conversation with our clients lately. We all know that inspiring new donors is much more difficult and costly than building stronger relationships with the people who are already supporting our efforts. 487 more words

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Courage under Fire

It is Sunday morning, and I am once again late to church but determined to go.  I moved to this new town in east Texas a few months ago, and I know two people.  939 more words


This blog is only for rich people.

Before you start making a mental list of friends who own boats or have a bigger house than you do, allow me to clarify who I’m addressing… 739 more words


Being Allowed To Help

You know what is a little thing? Saying the word “Yes” or “Sure” when someone offers to help.

It is such a little thing to allow someone the gift of doing something for you. 288 more words

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