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1 POSTSRev. Deanna M. Young is an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church, a wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and senior pastor at a church in Houston, Texas. She is a second career pastor with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Sam Houston State University and her Master’s of Divinity from Perkins School of Theology at SMU. Married over 40 years, she enjoys leading retreats, preaching, teaching, writing, and painting—but most of all, spending time with her large family and friends.
More than 100 years after the United States confiscated the Balangiga bells from a church in the Philippines, the U.S. has finally returned them.
Dean Sweetman and Frank Barry with Tithe.ly discuss what pastors and ministry leaders need to know about year-end giving. The reality is that December is an excellent time to talk about giving, even more so than you may realize.