2023 Annual Giving Commitment

We are starting our 2022 finance campaign this month. This year’s theme is “Reconnect, Renew, and Reach Out.” Your giving to the church is an act of worship. Our financial gifts make possible the ministries to change lives, transform communities, and renew the church. John Wesley urged us to “earn all you can and save all you can so that you can give all you can.”

This October, we explore our membership vows of presence, prayer, service, gifts, and witness. On Commitment Sunday (October 30) we celebrate the exciting opportunities for the church. Christ is always with us, and our church is always there for us as well through our children and youth ministries, inspirational music programs, dedicated staff, and most of all, our finest traditions of relishing the glory of God in our lives.

As the church, we are the heart, spirit, and hands of God’s love — and we are putting love into action. As the Finance Committee works on the 2023 church budget requirements, be aware that estimates show we will need a 4% increase in pledges. Look for information regarding our annual financial commitment campaign on the church website, by email, and by mail in the coming weeks.

We are very grateful for your continued generosity. Every pledge and gift, great or small, helps our church maintain our programs, staff, worship, educational and mission opportunities, and historic building.

Giving Opportunities

We encourage all to give online. If you plan to give regularly this year (weekly, monthly, or quarterly), we encourage you to use the recurring giving option.

You can also give using your phone. Download the Vanco Faith app, the church's electronic giving program or give by texting 630.812.7062.

For more information about online giving, visit dgfumc.org/giving or contact Carolyn Donnelly at 630.968.7120, x208 or carolyn@dgfumc.org.

You can be confident that your transactions are secure. Our online giving tool meets the recommended standards for security and is PCI-DSS compliant and encrypted through a 256 bit SSL.

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