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July 17, 2019

The National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) today launched a new national campaign to help congregations “show and share God’s love” for their pastors in creative and practical ways. The Bless Your Pastor ( campaign is part of a larger initiative to address financial challenges faced by pastors and is funded by a $1 million, 3-year grant from Lilly Endowment Inc.

June 30, 2019

This one sheet document explains everything you need to know about the Bless Your Pastor generosity campaign from the National Association of Evangelicals. It is an opportunity for church congregations to find creative ways to care for their shepherds. Download the one sheet PDF to learn more.


June 28, 2019

This media fact sheet provides facts and stats about pastoral finances in the United States, answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the campaign and much more.

June 26, 2019

Brian Kluth is the national director of NAE Financial Health, an initiative of the National Association of Evangelicals to provide solutions for pastors and churches facing economic challenges. Download the full biography to learn more about Brian and his work.

June 24, 2019

Research released from the National Association of Evangelicals shows that the majority of evangelical pastors in the United States serve in small churches with significant personal financial challenges. Pastors also report that they are not familiar with resources to help them and do not confide in anyone outside their household about financial stress.

June 20, 2019

This 50 Ways list is available in several formats, including versions to “Bless Your Pastor” and “Bless Your Pastor & Staff.” As part of the campaign, churches will distribute this list to their members encouraging them to discover creative ways to bless their pastors.