Church giving for the Connectional Ministries Fund (CMF) was $1,175,042 through April 2019.
Local church giving to CMF was $193 thousand more than budget and $75 thousand more than April 2018.
Expenses through April 2019 was $948,124 that was $134 thousand less than the year-to-date budget and $127 thousand more than April 2018.
The local churches paid $4.90 million or 29% of the total billed of $16.89 million to all churches.
This is an increase over the prior year when local churches paid $4.70 million 28% of total billed of $16.86 million.
The apportioned funds (CMF, WSF and GCF) giving through April 2019 was $1.78 million or 27% of total budget. The total percentage is up 1% from the prior year. The amount through April 2018 was $1.70 million or 26% of the budget.