However you decide to do it, though, let people know and make sure to focus on the narrative side of things.
It can give them a little recognition for their hard work, and showcase to others where help is needed. It truly does help to SHOW your congregation what results their giving has created in your church. In this issue of the All Souls Times you will see the many ways your generosity of tithes, time and talents have impacted our congregation and community.
For example, I already mentioned trying to find photographers or even videographers who are already in your congregation and seeing if you can get them to help document the year for you. Summarize the work currently being done.
Have any finished up? Do you stream your sermons live online? Check out the sections in one of our Annual Report Templates: Be honest. Church is about life. Email It: If you have an email list, send out an E-blast when the report is ready to let everyone know and point them to it.
How many are they supporting from afar?
How Should They Look? In general, any piece of information that you feel is important to report to your congregation on an annual basis is worth considering here. In fact, it can do quite the opposite.