This list of resources has been assembled to help equip you for planning in your congregation and in volunteer engagement. For more resources on developing your parish’s annual giving program, including planning and leadership development, see parish giving programs.

Planning in parishes and dioceses

Planning is an important way to demonstrate stewardship of a church’s resources. Here you will find models of planning and samples of actual plans for events, crisis, communication, and future ministry. Find out more »

Volunteer engagement

Learn more about the stewardship of volunteers in your church setting – inspiring them, recruiting them, supporting them, and recognizing them. Resources include the webinar series, Engaging Volunteers in Ministry: A Deeper View of Stewardship that will help you better understand how lay ministry is mobilized and led, and the ways that people’s God-given gifts can be best used in service of God’s mission. Find out more »

Learning/stewardship education

Resources to support you as you help foster generosity in your own life, or in your own parish or diocese. Find out more »