How To Fund A Church Building Project

If your church is about to begin a building project, congratulations! You may be faced with many questions, one of which being, how do we get started?  In order to steward God’s resources effectively, we highly recommend determining a plan for funding your project...

3 Financial Resolutions For Church Leaders This Year

The New Year brings an opportunity for churches to reflect on what God has already done and look ahead in faith to what He will do. It can be difficult to connect these spiritual rhythms to the church’s financial practices, but the two often go hand in hand. Below,...

When To Refinance Your Church Mortgage Loan

It is no surprise that God calls His people to steward their resources faithfully. 1 Corinthians 4:2 states, “Moreover, it is required of stewards that they be found trustworthy.” The Church is no exception here; in fact, a church’s financial behavior should serve as...

What Documents Are Required For Church Financing?

Sometimes church financing can be complicated. At the BCLC, we try to simplify things. The abbreviated list below outlines some of the typical documents needed for the loan approval and loan closing process, along with loan closing cost estimates:   1. Loan...

One Church – Elk City, Oklahoma

Established in 2011 as a church plant, One Church – located in Elk City, Oklahoma – rapidly outgrew the rented space they’d started in. By the next year, literally within months, they were confronted with the need for a new location. Their prayers were...