Conference receipts drop during April
Lower than hoped-for giving to Ohio Conference in April led to a deficit for the first month of the 2016-17 fiscal year, according to figures provided by Financial Coordinator Stan Helmuth. Total receipts for the month were just $10,834, including $10,764 of congregational giving. That amount of congregational giving is the lowest monthly total in the past two years. Expenses for the month of April totaled $26,233, resulting in an operating balance of -$15,399 for the month.