In the final episode of season one, Mary answers the top 10 questions we’ve received from you and other listeners of the Fully Funded Podcast. A preview of the questions: 1. What is a good way to express to your donors and prayer team that you really do care about them, especially when they’re long
Ministry. Marketing. Mixing these two words is like trying to get oil and water to get along. At first glance, they seem like mutually exclusive concepts. But I have a confession. When I was neck-deep in vocational ministry I desperately wanted to know how to get word out about what God was doing. My heart
Most missionaries know preaching engagements are vital to getting fully funded. But how do you start? How do you get more invitations? Are there any “unwritten rules” in soliciting preaching engagements? I’ve spoken hundreds of times as a guest speaker at churches, and my calendar is often full. This has directly led to helping our
“Our support has ‘dried up’ … we have no one to contact, and it seems no one will support us anymore. What do we do?” Over the past few years, we’ve received a lot of messages like this from well-meaning fundraisers. It’s important to consider the different “calibers” of donors. As yucky as that may sound, it’s necessary.