We Help Churches Grow
Since 1953, we’ve been helping churches get the resources they need to transform lives and communities.
We provide transformational capital to the church
God calls His people into a story of transformation. We help Christians and churches embrace their part in this story by providing the three kinds of capital every congregation needs for growth.
God calls His people to steward their resources. We help Christians and churches put their finances to work for the Kingdom.
Your investment dollars are loaned to churches — which comes back to you with interest.
Church Loans & More
We provide competitive rates on building and refinancing loans to help churches grow.
New from the CDF Capital blog
Whether you are building a new church, trying to convert a building into the perfect meeting place, or looking to remodel your current location, it is going to require capital. Sometimes churches are so overwhelmed by the funds they need to come with that they drag their feet on moving forward and hurt their momentum.…
Every church construction project begins with a church discussion. How you address this new project matters. A misstep at the beginning can have serious repercussions that reverberate throughout the entire process. Here are a couple of mistakes you will want to avoid. 1. “The board has decided . . .” As is the case with…
A lot of church struggles can be traced back to poor communication. Let us say that your board has been working nonstop on a plan to purchase a new building so the church can expand and create new ministry opportunities. You might have thought through every possible detail and wrinkle, but when you rushed through…
The decision to undertake a significant church construction project can seem intimidating. Whether you are building a new church or remodeling an existing building into a proper gathering place, there is not an Master of Divinity program or seminary that prepares pastors for the arduous task of seeing a building project to completion. No matter…
One of CDF Capital’s most historic church relationships is with Lighthouse Christian Church in Oceanside, California. When the first loan was made to the church in 1970, members of what was then known as Twin Cities Christian Church were challenged to invest funds at CDF Capital to cover the amount of the loan – $85,000.…
Setting financial goals can be really exciting. It is a chance to dream about the kind of life you want to live and the things you want to have. It could be a house. Or financial security. Or a comfortable retirement. Or maybe you have more short-term financial goals, like starting an emergency fund, or…
What began in 2013 as a vision to reach the people of Arizona for the gospel grew into a journey of faithful reliance on God’s provision and blessing.
This summer, an exciting new chapter of ministry began at Calvary Chapel Meridian in Idaho.
CityPoint Community Church is a young, innovative church located on the south side of Chicago.
Waters Church has been a CDF Capital loan partner since 2019. They have a multi-site strategy to share the Gospel − from Massachusetts to Florida to Guatemala.