August 25 2015
In the spring of 2016, the Chalmers Center is offering its first fully Spanish-speaking certification course for Fe y Finanzas (Faith & Finances), a biblically integrated financial education curriculum designed specifically for the challenges low-income members of the Latino community face.
Through Fe y Finanzas, your church or ministry can train participants in practical money management skills and unpack how their money is part of God’s work in the world. The $300
August 19 2015
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For three years, Chalmers has equipped church and ministry leaders to form Faith & Finances ministries in their communities. Chalmers is now offering an option to audit the online portion of the training. The full course involves both online preparation and attending a live event, but auditing the online content can be ideal if:
You are not yet sure if Faith & Finances is the right fit for your ministry, or
August 12 2015
We rejoice in the certainty of the future—a future subject to Your power, holiness, and justice. Kings will give praise to Your name, and the earth will be “full of the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the sea” (Psalm 138:4; Isaiah 11:9, ESV). Yet in that power, You draw near to the lowly and listen to the cry of Your people (Psalm 138:6, 3). Give Your church
July 30 2015
This summer, hundreds of thousands of people will embark on short-term mission trips. Teams will crisscross the world in a matter of hours—an unimaginable opportunity even seventy years ago.
The rise of short-term missions (STMs) has left church leaders, missionaries, and organizations asking important questions about trips to low-income communities:
How well are we stewarding the billions of dollars invested in STMs each year? What are the potential
June 12 2015
Through Your Incarnate Son, You made Your life and love tangibly manifest in the world (I John 1:1-3; 4:9). As we encounter the reality of Christ’s work and mission, we are compelled to obedience, casting off the cords of sin and “walking in the same way in which [Christ] walked” (I John 2:6, ESV). Lord, let us feel both the weight and freedom of this calling as