Giving is another act of worship, and your contributions make it possible for Level Creek United Methodist Church to change lives. Besides Sunday collections, there are four other ways to give:

  • Cash or check: Level Creek accepts cash and checks. You may bring it to the church during normal office hours (Monday-Thursday 9am – 2pm) or mail (checks only) to the address at the very bottom of this page.
     
  • Electronically: Level Creek offers an online payment system where you may elect to make a one-time or recurring contribution by EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer), or by any major credit card. Go to lcumc.net and click on the Online Giving button located at the very bottom of this page.
     
  • IRA Gifts: A person over the age of 70½ is able to transfer funds up to $100,000 from his/her IRA to charity tax-free. Transfers cannot be from a SEP or a SIMPLE IRA plan if an employer contributed to the plan during the same year. Any transfer given counts towards his/her required minimum distribution for the year and is excluded from gross income. Please consult with your tax professional regarding your personal financial and gifting matters. 
     
  • Stock Gifts: By donating appreciated stock to Level Creek United Methodist Church, the donor is able to receive a tax deduction for the fair market value at the time of the donation, without having to pay capital gains tax on the increase in the value of the stock. (Please consult with your tax professional regarding your personal financial and gifting matters. There are two ways you may transfer stock:
     
    • If you have the stock certificate, contact the Finance Office by calling 770-945- 0205 during normal business hours (Monday-Thursday, 9 am - 2 pm) or email us at levelcreekfinance@bellsouth.net. We will help you set up a time to meet with our investment banker at PNC Brokerage to transfer the stock certificate.
       
    • If your stock is in a brokerage account, please have your stockbroker complete a Letter of Authorization form (most brokerages have their own form – if not, we can provide a copy of the PNC form.) You or your stockbroker will need to contact the Finance Office by calling 770-945- 0205 during normal business hours (Monday-Thursday, 9 am - 2 pm) or email us at levelcreekfinance@bellsouth.net for Level Creek’s brokerage account information. Letter of Authorization forms, along with a copy of the most recent account statement (should be less than 60 days old) may be faxed to PNC Investments at 855-238-8360.
       

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the Finance Office by calling 770-945- 0205 or emailing us at levelcreekfinance@bellsouth.net. Level Creek United Methodist Church is a 501(c)(3) entity.