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Why Your Church Loan Should be Customized to You

Posted by: Scott Noble
For nearly 60 years, CIF has been the bridge between church dreams and their reality. By providing loans, refinancing and nearly six decades of church-lending experience, CIF has been a partner for hundreds of churches on the road to realizing their Kingdom-fueled dreams. Discover a few ways CIF is unique.
Post Date: 2/08/2018 Loans, News

Should the Tax Reform Bill Impact Charitable Giving?

Posted by: Paul Anderson
If tax benefits are the motivation for giving, then tax changes might impact giving. But do people really give primarily for the tax benefits, and will they stop giving if they don’t get the same benefits they did in the past?
Post Date: 1/24/2018 Campaigns and Consulting, News, Stewardship and Generosity

3 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Church

Posted by: Scott Noble
If individual resolutions can have such encouraging results, just think what would happen if an entire church committed to New Year’s resolutions!
Post Date: 12/19/2017 Stewardship and Generosity, Stories

3 Things Advent Can Teach Us About Hope

Posted by: Scott Noble
Advent then is not only about anticipation and expectation … it’s also about hope.
Post Date: 12/12/2017 News, Stories

Is Your Church Ready for a Major Project or Capital Campaign?

Posted by: Scott Noble
Most churches arrive at this crossroads sometimes during their lifespans. Visions have been cast, decisions have been made, and people are eager about next steps. But how do you know if your project is viable? How do you know if it will succeed?
Post Date: 11/15/2017 Campaigns and Consulting

Want to Impact Someone’s Life? 3 Ways to Invest Your Time and Energy

Posted by: By Scott Noble
Investing in someone through your time and energy can literally change that person’s life.
Post Date: 11/07/2017 News, Stewardship and Generosity, Stories

4 Tips to Help You Live a Legacy!

Posted by: Scott Noble
To live a legacy and not just leave a legacy, it’s important for us to invest in a life here and now—much like Jesus did.
Post Date: 10/18/2017 Stewardship and Generosity, Stories

4 Tips to Help Welcome Church Visitors

Posted by: Scott Noble
We’re social creatures, God created us that way. It shouldn’t surprise us that visitors want to have a personal connection when they visit a new church
Post Date: 10/04/2017 Campaigns and Consulting

Campaigns & Consulting Arm of CIF Celebrates 20 Years!

Posted by: Scott Noble
C&C utilizes a player/coach approach in its consultation with churches. They aim to train, encourage and assist pastors, ministry leaders and the whole church in its campaign journey.
Post Date: 9/27/2017 Campaigns and Consulting, News

6 Financial Challenges Your Church Can Avoid

Posted by: Scott Noble
Whether it’s the annual budget, spending for new programs or the comprehensive facility expansion plans, finances—and managing them effectively—play a critical role in every church.
Post Date: 9/13/2017 Campaigns and Consulting, Stewardship and Generosity

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