Lake Institute on Faith and Giving

Offering a public forum for exploring the connections between individual philanthropy and faith; and fostering a greater understanding of the ways in which faith both inspires and informs giving.

Firstfruits Direct Giving

AN EASIER WAY TO GIVE THROUGH ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER How does it benefit congregations? Firstfruits Direct Giving is an electronic funds transfer service that provides an efficient and low-cost alternative to traditional giving methods. Congregational members complete a simple authorization form, designating the amount and frequency for automatic debit of their account to be credited […]

Credit Card for Churches

Everence Federal Credit Union has Visa credit card accounts available for individuals and congregations. These cards support our Rebates for Missions™ program, tithing card income to charities.

Charitable Services and Planned Giving

Everence helps congregations manage charitable gifts and offers development support and endowment management services. We provide a professional, trusted connection between church members, congregations and mission.

Budget and Debt Counseling

Everence partners with LSS Financial Counseling, a service of Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota, to offer free help with financial basics of budgeting, debt, mortgages and more.

Church Loans

Our goal is to help congregations and ministries that want to build or expand their facilities. Everence can help your congregation or organization fund its vision.