Michael R. Ward, CFRE (Certified Fund Raising Executive), has served as a parish pastor, VP of Advancement, and is now a partner with GSB (Gronlund, Sayther, Brunkow Fundraising). He is currently doing full-time stewardship work for churches, camps, social-ministry organizations, synods, and other church-affiliated institutions. His passions include strategic planning, fundraising, and board development. He lives in Fletcher, North Carolina.
Pastor and certified fundraising executive (CFRE) Michael R. Ward provides church leaders a resource to lead their congregations to a new culture of generosity and abundance that raises more money as well as more disciples. This book guides a process of study, reflection, and action that is clear and practical. Ward taps into years of experience fundraising in the nonprofit sector to address the ongoing challenges of financing ministry.