Financial Care

There are thousands of references to money and generosity in the Bible. In fact, it's one of the most frequently-discussed topics in Scripture. These ministries and resources will help you look at your financial life from a biblical perspective.

Financial Need

Budget Coaching

Trained volunteers (coaches) meet with participants over a period of weeks to help develop a practical financial plan for living on a budget, becoming debt-free, and applying biblical principles of stewardship to all aspects of your life. Coaching assignments involve worksheets and practical applications. All information is strictly confidential.


Compassion Ministry

Our ministry draws people to God in the physical expression of Christian love by helping those in financial need. Team members evaluate and make financial grant recommendations for individuals or families that are Elmbrook members or active regular attenders. Application required for assistance. For more information about available resources, or how to make a contribution to this ministry, contact Dave at or 262.796.5756.


Financial Peace University

Learn how to handle money God’s way... His ways work and bring peace to anxious hearts! Millions of people have gone through Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU). It strengthens families, improves communication and marriages, and offers singles the accountability they need. Classes are offered at Elmbrook's Brookfield campus several times each year. To find out when the next one will be offered, check out our Group & Class Finder or contact Cathi at .

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Purchase materials at daveramsey.comwhen you register for classIf you have any questions, contact Cathi at or 262.754.1259.

Practical Support

James Place is a community resource of Elmbrook Church, with five locations throughout Waukesha and Milwaukee. James Place staff and volunteers provide a wide range of services on a walk-in basis, from tutoring to classes in English as a second language, to resume coaching, meals and other practical support.

Learn more about James Place HERE

Home Projects Outreach

This volunteer-run ministry of Elmbrook Church provides assistance to other church congregants with home projects. To submit a project for consideration contact Dave at or 262.796.5756.