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Category: Church Financing

7 Church Construction Financing Tips You Need to Learn Now

Overview Church construction is always an exciting event, isn’t it? It fills the entire neighborhood and congregation with unexplained bliss. However, while the congregation rejoices in ecstasy, some uneasiness lurks beneath the happiness: concerns about church construction financing. Moreover, the transition from preparing for communion to filing for a church loan is quite nerving. The … Read More

Church Loan Financing Doesn’t Have To Be Hard. Read These 6 Tips

Overview When we think about loans, we think about borrowing for homes, cars, or even businesses. Church loan financing doesn’t come to mind immediately, right? For this very reason, rarely do churches and religious institutions find the proper guidance. Resultantly, they fail to acquire a loan or get stuck with one that leaves them in … Read More

Griffin Capital to Help Your Church Achieve Its Financial Goals

Can you believe that almost 2 months of 2021 are already behind us? So far this year most of our loan requests and closings have been for refinances and purchases. We attribute this to low-interest rates and the recovery process for churches due to COVID. That said, now is the perfect time to seek your … Read More

Church Financing Tips for 2021

2020 was tough, and we hope that all of you are ready to take on 2021! While we still face a lot of uncertainty, we hope that the renewed spirit that comes with the new year will help you get ready. Here are financial tips for 2021 and how can Griffin Capital can help your … Read More

How are Churches Financed?

Church financing comes from a variety of sources, including donations, facility fees, trusts, grants, and loans. How Do Churches Get Their Money? Across almost all denominations, most churches get their funding through congregational donations through offerings, pledges, donations and dues. For most mainstream congregations, the second biggest source of income is trust funds, investments and … Read More

How Much Does It Cost to Refinance a Church?

Each church has its own expenses, such as building or repairing, that the community has to bear. You might ask yourself how much it costs to refinance a church and get a new mortgage with lower rates. First, think about your income and expenses. Are you making enough money to make ends meet, keep your … Read More

Church Finances 101

Are you feeling overwhelmed with your church’s finances? Or perhaps you don’t even know where to begin? That’s only natural given that most churches’ finances are handled by volunteers, pastors, or a member of the congregation who may not have the accounting and financial knowledge to manage them. The only exception is if you’re a … Read More

How to Choose the Right Building for Your Church?

Are you looking for information on how to choose the right building for your church? If you are, you’re at the right place. Finding the right building for your church is a crucial first step in establishing a successful church plant that effectively engages and inspires church-goers and attracts new people from the community. Ideally, … Read More

7 Benefits to Consider For Refinancing a Church

In a paradisiacal world, we wouldn’t have to think about church finances–we could put all of our efforts into ministering and praising. But until that day comes, we must deal with things of the mortal realm, and one of those is money. As leaders of churches, we are blessed with a humbling gift, which is … Read More

Effects of COVID-19: Review Your Church’s Financial Needs Now

Fall is almost here and what a year it has been so far! The economy and churches will feel the effects of the COVID-19 virus for quite some time to come. The good news right now is that the Federal Reserve is not raising interest rates in an effort to support the economy during its … Read More