Barnabas Foundation Church Podcast

Barnabas Foundation Church Podcast

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Since 1976, Barnabas Foundation has helped thousands of generous Christians give more effectively to the ministries close to their hearts through tax-wise charitable gifts.


#23 5 Leadership Qualities For a Financially Healthy Church
Aug 31 • 29 min
The financially healthy church is typically associated with a million-dollar budget and a dream endowment. Truth is, financially healthy churches result when leaders display key qualities that have nothing to do with dollars and cents! Phil Leo hosts John…
#22 What Financially Struggling Families Need to Hear
Jul 23 • 32 min
It’s one of those impossible conversations. A family from your church is near financial ruin with crushing debt and dwindling income streams. Things are desperate and they’re turning to your church. Financial literacy tools and resources will help… but…
#21 Preparing for Your Church’s Next Budget Free Fall
Jun 29 • 25 min
Rev. Phil Leo and Cindi Riemersma, client services administrator for Barnabas Foundation, discuss big-picture strategies for protecting your church budget during times of crisis.
#20 Free & Fast Wills: A Win-Win for Your Church
May 21 • 27 min
Rev. Phil Leo and James Bakke, J.D., executive director of Barnabas Foundation, discuss a new, complimentary solution for you and your congregation. This simple, online resource will help your church members create their legal wills – fast and 100% free!
#19 Six Faces of Giving
Apr 30 • 26 min
Rev. Phil Leo and Syble Solomon, creator of Money Habitude$, discuss the six faces of giving and how knowing your “money habitude” impacts generosity.
#18 Discipleship U: Spiritual Disciplines for a New Generation
Mar 23 • 28 min
Barnabas Foundation’s Rev. Phil Leo hosts Rev. Paul Ryan, pastor for worship at Calvin University, as he describes how students there pray, give, memorize Scripture and even sit in silence together!
#17 Top Tax Mistakes Pastors Make
Feb 24 • 35 min
Barnabas Foundation’s Rev. Phil Leo hosts Carolyn Van Allen, CPA as they share the five most common mistakes pastors make on their tax returns. To receive Generosity Today, contact us.
#16 Facing the Fear of a Capital Campaign
Jan 27 • 26 min
Barnabas Foundation’s Rev. Phil Leo hosts Rev. Michael Ten Haken and Sadie Ash as they tell how Pease CRC successfully navigated their church’s recent capital campaign.
#15 Four Easy Ways To Talk About Money
Nov 20, 2019 • 28 min
Barnabas Foundation’s Rev. Phil Leo and Gary Hoag, international speaker and author, discuss four easy tips for talking about money with church members.
#14 God Doesn’t Want Your Ten Percent
Oct 28, 2019 • 25 min
Phil Leo and Scott Rodin, president of The Stewards Journey, consider the biblical teaching of tithing and discuss related challenges and opportunities.
#13 Practicing the Presence of God: One Church’s Story
Sep 25, 2019 • 24 min
Barnabas Foundation’s Phil Leo, church communications director, and Rev. Greg Janke, senior pastor at Palos Heights CRC, discuss the challenges and opportunities of growing corporate spiritual discipline.
#12 Why Is Talking About Money So Hard?
Sep 3, 2019 • 25 min
Jesus and the Apostle Paul didn’t steer clear from talking about money. At what point did money become a dirty word? Why is talking about money so hard? Barnabas Foundation’s Phil Leo, church communications director, and Rev. Dave Den Haan, ministry…
#11 Vision and the Church: A Case Study
Jul 18, 2019 • 30 min
You’ve waded through a flood of books on vision for the church. (Some are great, others not so much!) What doesn’t happen very often, however, are practical conversations about the nitty-gritty work of developing and sustaining it in your congregation.…
#10 Funding Secrets From the Nonprofit World
Jul 1, 2019 • 20 min
Making big plans for ministry is always exciting! Figuring out how to fund them is not nearly as much fun. Barnabas Foundation’s Phil Leo, church communications director, along with Kurt Knoll, director of member relations, share secrets from the…
#9 Hey Pastor, Can I Donate Stock to the Church?
May 22, 2019 • 14 min
“Hey Pastor, can I donate stock to the church?” Barnabas Foundation makes it easy for you to answer this question with a resounding, “YES!” Barnabas Foundation’s Phil Leo, church communications director, and Cindi Riemersma, client services administrator,…
#8 Your Trusted Ministry Partner
Apr 22, 2019 • 10 min
Church Communications Director Phil Leo shares details about the variety of complimentary resources and services available to CRC churches through Barnabas Foundation. Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and Twitter.
#7 Introducing Church Stewardship Survey
Mar 20, 2019 • 17 min
Church Communications Director Phil Leo shares details about the NEW Church Stewardship Survey from Barnabas Foundation and how your church can benefit. View Transcript. Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and Twitter.
#6 Free Online MoneyLife Study From Financial Shalom
Feb 26, 2019 • 25 min
Phil Leo, church communications director for Barnabas Foundation, and Chuck Bentley, CEO of Crown Financial Ministry, discuss the online personal finance course now available to you, at no cost, through CRC’s Financial Shalom. Connect with us at…
#5 Three Ways to Inspire Smart and Powerful Giving
Jan 23, 2019 • 19 min
Phil Leo is joined by Jim Bakke, executive director for Barnabas Foundation, as discuss three ways to simplify and inspire generous giving at your church. Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and Twitter.
#4 Your Church and Year End Gifts
Jan 2, 2019 • 29 min
A discussion with Cindi Riemersma, Client Services Administrator at Barnabas Foundation, who will share tax-wise ways to make the most of year-end giving for your church. Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and Twitter.
#3 Vision Driven Decons
Jan 2, 2019 • 29 min
What would it take for deacons to be driven by vision at your church? What impact would it make? Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and Twitter.
#2 Legacy Foundation: One Church’s Story
Jan 2, 2019 • 29 min
Leaders at Pease CRC talked about a foundation for many years without any success. But recently their talk turned into action when the church established Legacy Foundation through Barnabas Foundation. Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via…
#1 Financial Shalom with Holly Small
Jan 2, 2019 • 23 min
Rev. Phillip Leo from Barnabas Foundation and Christian Reformed Church in North America’s Holly Small discuss the Financial Shalom program for churches. Comment below with your questions! Connect with us at barnabasfoundation.com and via Facebook and…