With Easter behind us and April nearly over, students and teachers around the country are beginning to check their calendars and count the days until the promised relief of another summer arrives.
Unfortunately, for many pastors and churches, the arrival of summer brings with it not only lazy days and carefree nights, but also some of the leanest giving months of the year.
The causes of the aptly named “Summer Giving Slump” are easy to identify. Families are out of town; seniors are hitting the road for the summer; and just about everyone is off of their regular routines. All of which point to an obvious solution: you need to provide your attendees with a way to give whether or not they’re actually with you on Sunday morning!
If you’re tired of sweating over your finances all summer long, online giving may be just the relief you’ve been looking for. Fortunately, with Mogiv, smoothing out the summer slump is as easy as 1 – 2 – 3. (more…)