LEGACY GIVING: EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATIONS
  • SEE ALSO
    • Legacy Giving Programs / Legacy Worship resources / video
      setting up a legacy program, worship resources/legacy video - see here »
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POSTERS
Giving a Gift of Securities
Legacy Giving artwork for congregational bulletins, newsletters & bulletin boards
Full colour PDFs of Legacy Giving ads featured in The United Church Observer reformatted to 8.5 x 11 for congregational use. These offer prayerful, practical tips and mini-workshop ideas for feeding the soul and enriching our stewardship approaches. Each page stands alone as an individual prayer and reflection resource, or is suitable for devotion or learning at a congregational event. Please e-mail us to share your success with these pages.
  • October 2014
    • Giving a gift of securities for ministry you care about... a great way to be generous... full colour 8.6 x 11 (Observer) 2 MB  - view / download pdf »

  • September 2014
    • Empowering God's Mission into the Future .. Your legacy gift makes a difference...
      Full colour  8.5 x 11 (Observer) - view / download pdf  »  

  • December 2013
    • In this season of Hope, give to the future of our church... A bequest can enable untold opportunities....
      Full colour 8.5 x 11 (Observer) - view / download pdf  »  

  • October 2013
    • Strengthen Enable Transform: this is what a bequest gift can do for your church...
      Full colour 8.5 x 11 (Observer) - view / download pdf  »  

  • July-August 2013
    • Your Gift Annuity is a good investment for you and for the future of our church...
      Full colour 8.5 x 11 (Observer) - view / download pdf  »   

  • May 2013
    • Opportunities, Transformations, Hope:
      For a modest investment now, you can create a significant future gift ...though insurance
      Full colour 8.5 x 11 (Observer) - view / download pdf  » 

MARKETING PLANNED GIFTS 

GIFT VEHICLE INFORMATION SHEETS 

  • Legacy Gifts: Hopes for our Church: 
    What are our hopes for the future of your church and hopes for the church of the future? How might you begin to patiently plan and invest for that future hope?  colour view / download pdf  »  /  black & white view / download pdf  »

SAMPLE BROCHURES 



TEMPLATE TEXTS

NARRATIVE BUDGETS -  Telling the Story of Your Ministry 
Narrative Budgets

A narrative budget is a remarkable communications tool to help your congregation understand the significance of their financial gifts, and the ways in which God is changing lives through the mission of your church.
  • Narrative Budget
    • how it can change the ways you talk about finances in your church
    • how to create a narrative budget that's customized to your congregation
    • how to use this as a communications tool for stewardship campaigns, annual meetings, new members, and more  
  • View/download Stewardship Toolkit narrative budget resources
    What is ...  how to... congregational samples...  - see here »