Work Out Process

LEAD’s Work Out Process is a ten-step program undertaken by a congregation to accompany leaders as they deepen their theological understanding, expand relationships beyond their comfort zones, and recognize the gifts, resources, assets, and humanity of all people. A connecting team will lead the process in the congregation by first moving through the steps themselves and then […]

10 Minute Toolbox

LEAD’s 10 Minute Toolbox is a monthly video series for growing leaders Rediscover the joy of Christian leadership and discipleship – Leadership is Joy. Let us see together how God’s joy can transform our ministries. Hear what joy means to a variety of leaders then share with your leadership team or council. LEAD’s 10 Minute Toolbox […]

Creating Congregations of Generous People

Creating Congregations of Generous People is an easy-to-read book, suggesting that annual pledge drives inadvertently perpetuate low-level and same-level giving in congregations. The goal of this book is to aid pastors and lay leaders in initiating and sustaining effective stewardship ministries. Durall believes that asking for money eventually becomes routine, even tedious. However, nurturing a congregation […]

Enough

Enough: Discovering Joy Through Simplicity and Generosity is an invitation “to rediscover the Bible’s wisdom when it comes to prudent financial practices.” It’s a great devotional resource that can be used with the council, small groups, or as part of a sermon series or congregation-wide study. Enough is an invitation to rediscover the Bible’s wisdom when […]

Ask, Thank, Tell

Ask, Thank, Tell: Improving Stewardship Ministry in Your Congregation is a helpful “how to” guide for congregational leaders seeking to guide members into a more spiritual understanding of financial stewardship instead of seeing stewardship as a way to raise money for the budget. The goal of this book, says author Charles Lane, is to perform a […]

Not Your Parents’ Offering Plate

Not Your Parents’ Offering Plate: A New Vision for Financial Stewardship is a great resource to help congregational leaders rethink financial stewardship for the 21st century. It focuses on how churches, as non-profit organizations, can leverage the practices of other non-profit organizations that are better at fundraising and donor follow-up. People don’t give to church because […]

RHW Consulting

Coach, Creator, Consultant Founded by Rozella Haydée White, RHW Consulting was born out of a deep desire to help others become aware of who God has created them to be and grow in their love, understanding and compassion of self in order to be in authentic relationship with others, and use their gifts to transform […]

Year of Matthew & Reformation

The year of Matthew, year A in the Revised Common Lectionary, is an opportunity for extended reflection on the Gospel of Matthew, the first of the New Testament gospel books. With 2017 marking the 500th anniversary of the dawn of a major reforming movement in the church, its message is particularly relevant. Invite your congregation into […]

White Privilege

White Privilege: Let’s Talk is a resource for transformational dialogue that helps you in this ongoing sacred conversation on race, focusing special attention on white privilege on its manifestations and impact. This adult curriculum is designed to invite members to engage in safe, meaningful, substantive, and bold conversations on race. The white privilege curriculum, a […]

Welcome One Another

We once believed that as a majority culture in North America everyone knew all there was to know about a church and its surroundings. This certainly is no longer true in a post-Christian North American culture. Most people in our towns and cities, in the neighborhoods, and surrounding countryside of our church properties are completely […]