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Media Spokesperson: BRIAN KLUTH, Publisher of the 5th annual State of the Plate giving research.  720.432.2422  Email

Media producers, publishers, reporters & bloggers: CLICK to request 16-pg Media Summary, Press Release, Highlights, Infographics.

10 MILLION Americans "TITHE" $50+ BILLION annually.

Ground-breaking detailed national research on "TITHERS":

Where they give, how much they give, how they give, debts, estate, and more!

CLICK to Order $24.95 eReport

If you participated in survey, CLICK to request your FREE copy

This 30-page eReport includes...

  • 20 Truths about 4,413 Tithers: Financial, giving, and spiritual practices

  • 26 Graphs and Charts

  • 20 Observations/Applications for pastors, churches, and parachurch nonprofits

  • 5 Keys to Growing Givers & Giving

  • 50 Best Practices & 80 Best Websites to Increase Giving

  • 12-Month Planning Calendar

CLICK to Order $24.95 eReport

This is just 1 of 26 media graphs about "TITHERS"...

 

Contact Brian Kluth for Print/TV/Radio interviews or stories (available by phone, Denver studio, or in person nationwide)

 

 

BRIAN KLUTH, is the Publisher of the annual State of the Plate generosity research, bestselling author and speaker, and America's Giving Guy for media interviews.

Cell/Text: 720.432.2422  

Landline: 303.346.5332  

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This ground breaking research will reveal the financial, giving, and spiritual practices of more than 4400 survey participants from mainline, evangelical, non-denominational, Baptist, and other groups. Co-sponsors of this national research include Christianity Today International magazines, ECFA in Washington DC, MAXIMUM Generosity, and ECCU.  

Sincerely,

PASTOR BRIAN KLUTH, Founder of the State of the Plate, MAXIMUM Generosity, and the Generosity Resource Center - Email - Website

MARIAN LIAUTAUD, Editor for Christianity Today International - Website

DAN BUSBY, President of ECFA in Washington D.C. - Website

MARK HOLBROOK, President/CEO of ECCU - Website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This year's FREE THANK YOU eGIFTS for 2013 SURVEY PARTICIPANTS

Mp3 Teaching Messages

by Brian Kluth

Legacy Organizer for your spouse, parents, or loved ones.

30 Day devotional for iPad, Kindle, Nook, eBook

eBook: Cash Reserves:

How Much is Enough?

eBook: Record Keeping

Basic Training

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eBook: Giving from the Heart - A Legacy that Lasts Forever

Webinar

 

eBook: Preparing Tax Returns for Clergy

eBook: Save Ways to

Handle Your Church's Money

Survey Results

 

The results from this

year's research will be emailed to you when the Executive Summary is complete.

 

When you complete your survey, you will be taken to a web page that will allow you to get online access to this year’s FREE downloadable Thank You eGifts ($125+ value).

 

Now available for ordering.

2012 Media Executive Summary

18 pages/15 Graphs

Find out the latest trends impacting church giving

from 1,360 churches of all sizes

from the 4th Annual State of the Plate Research.

$14.95 Add to Cart

VIEW FROM THE PEW RESEARCH:

FINANCIAL, DEBT & GIVING STATISTICS

1000+ HOUSEHOLDS

STATE OF THE PLATE RESEARCH:

GIVING, BUDGET & GENEROSITY STATISTICS

1000+ CHURCHES

View from the Pew Executive Summary w/Graphs, demographics, data, and commentary:

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News Releases/Graphs:

  1. Research: Top 5 Findings on Finances, Debt, and Giving/Tithing from 1000+ Christian Households Graph/News

  2. Household Incomes Take a Beating - 77% Saw Incomes Flat-Lined or Declined This Past Year Graph/News

  3. Bad Economy Hits Close to Home for 96% of Families Graph/News

  4. Despite Struggles, Hopeful Signs for Finances in Christian Households  Graph/News 

  5. Bible Reading Helps Your Financial Health Graph/News

  6. Research Shows Bible Reading Increases People's Giving/Tithing Graph/News

  7. Research Shows Bible Reading Leads to Less Debt and More Giving  Graph/News

  8. Best Financial Advice: Read Your Bible Daily Graph/News

State of the Plate Executive Summary w/Graphs, demographics, data, and commentary:

Normally $14.95 on SALE for $9.95 

News Releases (w/Graphs)

and Ideas for Articles:

  1. Economy Hits Churches at Unprecedented Rate Click

  2. 5 Key Findings of the STATE of the PLATE Church      Research Survey  Click

NOTE: Below you will find hundreds of logos from news sources around the country and across the world that ran stories on the STATE of the PLATE research.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS

for Print, TV or Radio Interviews

Brian Kluth bk@kluth.org

from MAXIMUM Generosity

Cell:719-930-4000

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Matt Branaugh

from Christianity Today  email

MEDIA COVERAGE - OVER 250 NEWS STORIES

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NEWS COVERAGE:

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CLICK to listen to Prime Time America radio interview with Brian Kluth (it starts at 20:00 m:s and ends at 27:07 m:s)

 

 

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Note: In addition to the news stories associated with these logos, many more news stories were published and news interviews were heard on over 2000 radio stations via National Public Radio, Associated Press Radio, and the USA Radio Network.

Here are downloads for your use and distribution...

 

CHURCH SURVEY RESULTS on Giving/Budgeting/Generosity Initiatives

PERSONAL SURVEY RESULTS on the Economy/Finances/Debt/Giving-Tithing

RESEARCH SERVICES AVAILABLE

  • If you would like our assistance to conduct any financial/generosity research for your organization, denomination, business, or church, please email Brian Kluth.

NEXT YEAR'S RESEARCH

  • We plan to conduct this research on an annual basis every February.  We welcome affiliate partners who would like to research their churches, constituency, customers, or church members as part of this annual research.

Sincerely,

BRIAN KLUTH, Pastor, Author & Founder of www.MAXIMUMgenerosity.org -  Contact email

MATT BRANAUGH, Director of Editorial, Christianity Today International's Your Church Contact email 

PASTORS / CHURCH LEADERS / CHRISTIANS

You are invited to to participate in landmark generosity and church giving research on the State of the Plate.  Go to: www.kluth.org/survey2010.htm Survey participants will receive an Executive Summary and survey results.

This year's FREE Gifts for 2011 SURVEY PARTICIPANTS ($80+ Value)

When you complete one OR both surveys, you will be given online access to these digital downloads.

2011 SPONSORING GROUPS: MAXIMUM Generosity | Church Finance Today | Leadership | ECFA      2010 RESEARCH: Media Coverage

 

Survey Results

 

You will receive an Executive Summary from both surveys.