Below for your information is an overview of the EPA financial data for the period through July 2017.
Church giving for the Connectional Ministries Fund (CMF) was $1,794,051 through July 2017.
Local church giving to CMF was $85 thousand more than budget and $114 thousand more than July 2016. Expenses through July 2017 was $1,753,975 that was $150 thousand less than budget.
The local churches paid $8.65 million or 49% of the total billed to all churches. This is an improvement over the prior year when local churches paid 48% of total billed.
The apportioned funds (CMF, WSF and GCF) giving through July 2017 was $3.01 million or 45% of total budget. The amounts through July 2016 was $2.94 million or 45% of the budget.
The current total from all three components of the resolution is $3.6 million as of July 31, 2017. The updated figures from Fulfilling Our Covenant are as follows: