A June 4 story on Baptist Press reports that the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering of $141 Million is about $30 million short of it’s goal.
Just thought that you’d like information on the amount of money that Texas Baptists give to Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. The IMB & SBC use different measurement dates than we do so below are the numbers from the IMB May 31 report. What it shows for Lottie Moon is:
This represents a 4% drop.
For calendar years, which is how we measure giving, Texas Baptists churches gave $12,241,950 in 2008 and;
$12,278,145 in 2007 through the BGCT.