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...

Porter Memorial Baptist Church – Lexington, Kentucky

We love to be part of a church’s transformation, even when they’ve already done a lot of the work. Such was the case when we encountered Porter Memorial Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky. Porter Memorial has served Lexington for the past 110 years. It...