Offering envelopes are available in the Ministry Connections Boards for those desiring to make cash contributions. For those who contribute by check, money order, or credit card, an offering envelope is not required. The church will provide all donors with a year-end written contribution statement reflecting all monetary (cash, check, credit card, etc.) contributions received.
The Board of Elders has provided for designated giving to the benevolence fund and missions, on a trip by trip basis in specifically designated envelopes. If you would like to designate a portion of your contribution, make a notation in the memo section of your check.
Donations of stock or other publicly traded equities can be done through the church’s account established with Mieske Financial Services, LLC. You may contact Matt Mieske at 989-631-8800 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The church will issue acknowledgment letters for all donations of stock or other publicly traded equities.
Through benevolence the church may accept car donations to transfer to needy individuals within the church body. To claim a charitable contribution, IRS provision requires the donor receive a written acknowledgment from the church. Please contact Pastor Gib Giblin at email@example.com if you are interested in donating a vehicle.
Clothing and household good donations may be accepted at the discretion of the church. Receipts are available from the church for the donation of such items. IRS provision prohibits claiming a deduction for charitable contributions of clothing and household items if such items are not in good used condition or better. Please refer to IRS Pub 526 and IRS Pub 561 or consult a tax professional regarding the deductibility of your donations.
Contact Chuck McDonald, Accountant, 989.631.4411 x1017