Benefits of Giving to Thrive in Your Will
By Pastor Tom Anderson
There are many reasons why you might choose to leave Thrive Church in your will. Here are a few:
To show your gratitude for Thrive's ministry. If Thrive has been a source of spiritual support and community for you, you may want to express your gratitude by leaving a gift in your will.
To support Thrive's mission and ministry. Your gift can help the church continue to provide programs and services that meet the needs of its members and the community.
To create a lasting legacy. By leaving a gift to Thrive, you can ensure that your Christian values and beliefs will continue to be upheld long after you are gone.
If you are considering leaving Thrive in your will, there are a few things you should keep in mind. First, you will need to consult with an attorney to ensure that your gift is properly documented and that it is used in the way you intend. Second, you will need to decide how much you want to give. There is no minimum or maximum amount, but you may want to consider your financial situation and the church's needs. Finally, you will need to decide how you want your gift to be used. You may want to designate a specific fund or program, or you may simply want to leave Thrive with the discretion to use the gift as it sees fit.
No matter how you leave your church in your will, your gift will be a meaningful way to show your support and create a lasting legacy.
Here are some additional tips for leaving Thrive in your will:
Talk to Pastor Tom or F.A.S.T. team chair Karie Saunders. They can help you understand Thrive church's needs and how your gift can be used effectively.
Consider making a residual bequest. This means that you will leave the remainder of your estate to the church after other beneficiaries have been taken care of.
Make sure your will is up-to-date. If you change your mind about your gift, you can always update your will.
Leaving Thrive in your will is a great way to show your support and create a lasting legacy. By following these tips, you can ensure that your gift is used in the way you intend.