Faith Based
Nonprofit Resource Center

We exist to equip & strengthen the faith-based nonprofit community

RESOURCES

Best practices in the nonprofit sector are available through our membership site.

TRAINING

Training on site or virtual is available for organizational leaders and boards.

SUPPORT

Assistance and direction are available from people who understand the faith aspect of your work.

The Nonprofit Compass

Our membership site is designed to provides the answers you need, the resources you want, and the guidance you can trust. It is our goal to support you as you work to build a thriving nonprofit.

The Nonprofit Compass is the right tool for nonprofits and ministries at all stages of growth. We are opening the site for a limited time on Sept 27th at 8:00am

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Latest Blog Posts

How is the Board Performing?

One of the best practices in nonprofit board governance is having the board complete a board assessment on a regular basis. Generally, a board assessment should be conducted at least[…]

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Building on a Firm Foundation

Most ministries have a mission statement, and some have vision statements and identified organizational values. In today’s world, the message that is being sent to the world by Christian organizations[…]

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Can We Have Investments?

We occasionally get questions from nonprofits and ministries about whether or not it is permissible to have investments. Usually, the question comes about because a board member looks at the[…]

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Faith to Step Out!

Those of us who are strong and able in the faith need to step in and lend a hand to those who falter, and not just do what is most convenient for us. Strength is for service, not status. Each one of us needs to look after the good of the people around us, asking ourselves, “How can I help?”
~Romans 15:1-2 (MSG)

This verse seems to be written for leaders of nonprofits and ministries. Isn’t that exactly what we do, ask, “how can I help?” But, quite honestly, there are times when I don’t necessarily want to step in and help. And, there are definitely times when I want to focus on my needs or wants and not those around me. Unfortunately, we are not supposed to make our choices about helping others based on what is convenient for us.

Because sometimes helping others and being the hands and feet of Jesus is just not convenient.

But, perhaps this is our true calling. Even when we don’t feel like we are, we need to recognize that we are strong. And, those of us who are strong have a greater responsibility. Not only are we to serve those who are weak or who are faltering, but we are also supposed to have the right attitude toward them. This means we can’t serve or help them begrudgingly.


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