For some reason this subject is on my mind these days.
I ran across a helpful article to guide us through the maze of seemingly endless appeals that come in letter form day after day.
Here is a sample of what the author says:
But I am suggesting we become informed givers. Don’t be a ministry zombie and give on impulse – for any reason. Give because you’ve researched a ministry, believe in what it’s doing in the world, have confirmed its integrity and track record, and then prayed about the gift.
Whether you are considering giving to OGC’s capital campaign on May 23 or some other ministry, this article has some helpful insights to guide you along the way. I commend it to you.
You can read the piece here.