Even with the advent of online giving, it seems many smaller churches face a summer of resource challenge. People are gone, thus their offering is gone as well. We’ve faced this each year I’ve been at Discovery and this past Summer has been one of the toughest resource wise.
Do you also face the summer slump and if so, what do you do to overcome it? How do you communicate to your folks? We’ve facing a very exciting Fall, but with our current Summer pattern, we’re on a spending freeze until we see a change. I’d love to hear how others deal with this