Just in Time for Christmas: Gift-Giving for the Fundraiser in Your Life

As Black Friday looms, we would be remiss not to note that my first book, Coach Your Champions, is now available at Amazon.com. Give the fundraiser in your life the gift of Christian dignity in the exercise of their profession:

Is your Christian nonprofit or church struggling financially? Do you find yourself saying, “If only we could find a few more givers with deep pockets to help us make budget?”

It’s an understandable sentiment. But the Bible holds a totally different approach to major donor development – one completely counter to the secular fundraising approach ministries have been taught they must practice. In this nuts and bolts nonprofit fable, you’ll learn how:

  • God has already sent your organization all the major donors you need.
  • Major donors are about more than big gifts; they’re champions awaiting your coaching to make a comprehensive difference in your cause.
  • Each and every person who comes to your ministry is sent as a gift and challenge from God – and God is holding you accountable to grow each one to their fullest potential.

As you set aside the secular shackles you’ve unwittingly placed on your Christian development program, you’ll lower the barriers to meaningful involvement in your cause while raising the bar for what you can expect from your ministry’s champions – all while having a lot more fun in fundraising.

If you’ve already read Coach Your Champions and found it beneficial, do me a favor and take two minutes to post a review at amazon, would you? I’d love to read what you write, plus it’s embarrassing to me that The Good Housekeeping Great Bake Sale Cookbook: 75 Surefire Fundraising Favorites has more and better ratings than my book, even though mine even has better looking cookies on the cover.

I’m just saying.

About Pastor Foley

The Reverend Dr. Eric Foley is CEO and Co-Founder, with his wife Dr. Hyun Sook Foley, of Voice of the Martyrs Korea, supporting the work of persecuted Christians in North Korea and around the world and spreading their discipleship practices worldwide. He is the former International Ambassador for the International Christian Association, the global fellowship of Voice of the Martyrs sister ministries. Pastor Foley is a much sought after speaker, analyst, and project consultant on the North Korean underground church, North Korean defectors, and underground church discipleship. He and Dr. Foley oversee a far-flung staff across Asia that is working to help North Koreans and Christians everywhere grow to fullness in Christ. He earned the Doctor of Management at Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Management in Cleveland, Ohio.
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2 Responses to Just in Time for Christmas: Gift-Giving for the Fundraiser in Your Life

  1. Don Riker says:

    The title of this blog stirred excitement – I thought you were announcing that your new book was out earlier than anticipated. Now that my heart rate has normalized, I would be delighted to write a book recommendation on Amazon. Coach Your Champions is truly a vital book and much-needed answer to prayer. I’ll do my best to post mine soon. Next step – a Kindle edition! Continuing to pray for your latest book – and looking forward to the announcement!

    • EFoley says:

      You are too kind, Don–thanks. And thanks for your willingness to write the Coach Your Champions review! Yes, I need to have our gang check into a Kindle edition.

      Oh–and everything is on track with the new book. We’re looking at an early February publication date. I’ll keep ya posted.

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