What word do you use for Generosity?

Stewardship? Tithing? Generosity? Giving? Or maybe you don’t talk about it at all. Coaching churches in different cultures and contexts in different parts of the country keeps the lexicon full of variances. The same word can have different meanings in different churches. Different words can have the same meaning in different churches. But the theme […]

How Should Multisite Churches Approach Capital Campaigns?

Most multisite churches have one giving initiative for the entire church and all the campuses participate in it. On occasion, a church might have a reason to do a giving initiative for a specific campus, but generally they have one main initiative for the entire church. The success of any giving initiative, and especially one […]

What is the Biggest Challenge With Generosity and Church Multisite?

There is not really one big killer challenge, as long as the church is healthy overall. It’s really a series of possible challenges, any one of which, if not dealt with, can cause issues in the execution of the multisite strategy. Here are some of the common ones we have seen. • “Us versus them” […]

Seven Tips for Launching a Church Multisite Strategy

This is an excerpt from the Leadership Network/Generis Church Multisite Scorecard. You can download the full report for more great insights on church multisite and the impact on generosity.   Seven Tips for Launching a Church Multisite Strategy For those starting their first additional site, what are the concerns you have to address from a financial standpoint? […]

Church Multisite Question: Should All Campuses Help Pay for the New Campus?

This is an excerpt from the Leadership Network/Generis Church Multisite Scorecard. You can download the full report for more great insights on church multisite and the impact on generosity. What do you (Generis) say to a leader who says, “We know we need a new campus, now how do we convince the people that won’t worship at […]

How has the church multisite strategy changed the generosity conversation?

How Generis Helps Multisite Churches How has the development of multisite changed the generosity conversation? How has multisite changed your (Generis) approach over the last decade? Multisite changes the generosity conversation in the church. It is a growing trend and is rapidly becoming the new normal for church growth. Some of what we do is […]

Learning Highlights from Leadership Network/Generis Church Multisite Scorecard

Yesterday marked the release of the Leadership Network/Generis Church Multisite Scorecard.  With great privilege, Generis is a sponsor of this release.  This project marks the largest church multisite research to date. You can download your copy of this report. Everyone approaches the church multisite movement with assumptions and biases.  To me, this Scorecard becomes valuable […]