Giving Pledge for 2022
Each and every one of us…joined at the heart, joined in mind and soul, joined in commitment and connection….completely, thoroughly, absolutely.With one single goal: to be all Christ wants Hawthorne Lane United Methodist Church to be. As we continue to celebrate our history, the faith, hope, and love of our ancestors, please consider our future – and how me might work with God and with each other in making that future a reality. Please prayerfully consider your giving, not in relation to what you guess others give, but rather, as faithful, and as hopeful, and as loving as God is calling YOU to be.
Giving as Worship
Bring the full tithe into the storehouse……and thus put me to the test, says the LORD of hosts; see if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you an overflowing blessing” (Malachi 3:10, NSRV)
Our financial gifts are a tangible response to the infinite generosity of God. We are stewards of God’s free gifts rather than owners of what we have. Your financial offerings are used through Hawthorne Lane to transform lives!
You can contribute your tithes and offerings to our General Fund, which makes a huge difference in the community and the world. It is our intent to offer additional funds/registrations/ etc. in the near future.
We are pleased to offer On-Line Giving for your convenience through our secured link. We accept Master Card and VISA. We also accept self –initiated bank account drafts. Give Online today!
Most banks offer on-line “Bill Pay” features. Please contact your bank for more information.
You can also make contributions of stock and include Hawthorne Lane in your estate.
You can also mail a check to:
Hawthorne Lane UMC
501 Hawthorne Lane
Charlotte, N. C. 28204
Please contact Jeanene Rushing (980-859-2849) or firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.
WILLS, ESTATES, AND BEQUESTS:
Hawthorne Lane United Methodist Church has been blessed over the years by members remembering the church in their wills and estates. These gifts have been used over the years for many different non-operational needs.
If you would like to include Hawthorne Lane United Methodist Church in your will, please contact Pastor Tom Steagald at email@example.com or 704-332-8131.
APPRECIATED SECURITIES MAKE A GREAT GIFT TO YOUR CHURCH:
Many members have found that giving appreciated stock to the church makes good sense. Please ask you financial adviser if this is a viable option for you.
If you choose to make a donation of stock, please notify Jeanene Rushing firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-332-8131 X13) when you transfer stock so that she can correctly report the donation for tax purposes.
Hawthorne Lane United Methodist Church uses Merrill Lynch as our brokerage firm to handle securities gifts to the church. For additional information, please contact:
Dawn Eller Dawn.Eller@ML.com or 704-362-3332
Hawthorne Lane UMC: DTC # 8862