Do you want your congregation to improve financially? There is are tools and resources to help. Resourceful Servants is a tool and website your congregation can use to help grow the confidence of your members by proactively engaging in a review of your financial systems.

Learn how to maximize these tools in a June 27 webinar with the Northeastern, Southeastern, and Western Iowa Synods of the ELCA. Steve Oelschlager, Congregational Assessment Research Coordinator of the ELCA will talk about these tools to help your stewardship and finance teams utilize the summer months to prepare for fall stewardship and budgeting campaigns.

Through using best practices, your congregation signals to members that your congregation is worthy of donations and conveys that accountability, transparency, professionalism, and impact of gifts are serious considerations.

Grow Giving Through the ELCA’s Congregational Financial Assessment

Sunday, June 27

7:00 – 8:00 PM

Please contact your local Director for Evangelical Mission with any questions:

Northeastern Iowa: Pastor Joelle Colville Hanson, [email protected]
Southeastern Iowa: Pastor Erika Uthe, [email protected]
Western Iowa: Pastor Jim Mossman, [email protected]


Watch a testimonial from Rev. Dan Solomon, Augustana Lutheran Church, Boone, Iowa