GIVING PHILOSOPHY

“Each person should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.”
2 Corinthians 8:7 and 9:7

Calvary Church people are committed to giving regularly to God and His work. It’s not only biblical—it’s also a way to partner with God. How much should you give? Your giving should be in proportion to how God has blessed you financially.

Every dollar given to our General Fund is used to support the overall mission of Calvary—to build relationships, and see Jesus transform lives. While gifts can’t be designated for use by a specific ministry, you can request your gifts go towards one of three Funds: the General Fund, Impact (missions) Fund, and the Community Care Fund. We have one ministry that you can specifically support: After School Kids (ASK) Program.

GIVING OPTIONS

For your convenience, we have multiple ways to give to Calvary Church.

Online Giving

A simple and convenient way to give. Consider automating your regular donations with our electronic giving program. (If you use a credit card option, we would hope that you only use it if your balance is paid off each month. Tithing shouldn’t add to your debt!)

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Text Donations

Make your Calvary Church contribution with a quick text message! Simply send a text to 651.504.0135 with the amount you would like to contribute. Make sure to include the dollar sign before the amount (example: $25).

You’ll be sent a text with a link to register. Click on it and enter your cardholder name and credit/debit card number. Once registered, you’ll receive a text verification and receipt via email. For future giving, just send a text with the amount and it will process automatically!

Automated Giving

This is a secure, hassle-free way to do scheduled giving for a set amount. Contact Marcella Raine for directions on automated giving.

On the Weekend

Offering is received during each weekend service—just put your cash or checks in the plate or basket when passed by ushers. Offering envelopes available to those who request them, but you can donate via check without an envelope. But be sure to make a note on your check if you want your offering to go to General Fund, Impact, Community Care, or ASK program.

To request offering envelopes, please contact Jim Feldman, Recording Financial Secretary.

Bill Pay

Set-up automated withdrawal with your bank billpay system using the following information:

  • Calvary Baptist Church, 2120 Lexington Ave N, Roseville, MN 55113
  • Remember to complete the memo line of the billpay set-up to indicate the Fund(s) you wish to give to, and corresponding amount.

Mail

Checks may be mailed to Calvary Church, 2120 Lexington Ave N, Roseville, MN 55113.

Stock Donations

If you would like to make a gift of stock, please give your broker the following information:

  • Account Name: Calvary Baptist Church
  • Firm Name: RBC Wealth Management DTC #0235
  • To receive proper credit for your contribution, please notify us of the number of shares and the name of the stock(s) that you are transferring along with a fund designation.
  • Please send stock transfer information to Marcella Raine.

Your support of Calvary Church is much appreciated!

Contact

Marcella Raine
Executive Director of Finance & Support Ministries
651.487.2855