Joint Statement on ESG Impact Investing and Fossil Fuels

Joint Statement on ESG Impact Investing and Fossil Fuels

[download PDF here] The Northern Illinois Conference (NIC) Eco-Sustainability Task Force (Task Force) authored a resolution in 2017 seeking to exclude “any company or entity whose core business activity involved the production of petroleum, natural gas, or coal...
Stewardship Summit 2018

Stewardship Summit 2018

Keynote: Dr. Saul Ebema (view Saul’s powerful testimony here)   “We were fed, spiritually and physically, and left with ideas and enthusiasm, and ready to take action.” – Jeanine Wang, Stewardship Chair, Court Street UMC, 2018 Participant...
Clergy taxes got you confused?

Clergy taxes got you confused?

Join the crowd! Be one of the first 48 people to register (limited space; cost $10). Thursday, Feb. 8, 9:00 am Sycamore UMC, 160 Johnson Ave, Sycamore, IL Michele Harbeck Haley is a CPA specializing in nonprofit accounting and advising clergy in preparing their tax...

Giving Tuesday

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving each year has become known as “Giving Tuesday,” which follows “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday.” Christian generosity, however, comes before all other expenditures, as we are taught several times in...

Stewardship Summit 2017

Stewardship for Real People: Flaws and All Presenter: Rev. Molly Baskette Author of Real Good Church Stay tuned to the Stewardship Summit page for information about future stewardship summits. Below you can download materials from the afternoon “talkers:”...