Please use these resources to promote gift planning within your congregation or ministry organization. The PDF documents are designed to print third-sheet inserts, and the text files may be used within your own templates. Please contact our Marketing department for additional resources, assistance or any questions at 800-325-7912 extension 1681.


This vast collection of files, including documents, presentations and videos, was generated over years of providing direct gift development educational seminars from our Director of Training Phil Meinzen. Phil’s experience and network of allied professionals collaborated to produce the most effective development education offered through the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

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These files are intended to help you learn more about fundraising practices, generate new ideas, and expose you to the many ways of raising the awareness of your mission and ministry. Each file is a direct download that may be modified to fit your needs.