Michael Coates

Michael Coates is a New Jersey native who has been conducting capital campaigns and development studies for churches in all corners of the nation for the last fifteen years with Guidance in Giving, Inc. He lives in Newnan, GA with his wife Jessica and their two sons, Matthew and Daniel.

Articles by Michael Coates

Hope is Not a Plan

Growing up Catholic in South Jersey put me in a demographic with thousands of other kids. Both of my parents were raised in Philadelphia, and because we had a large extended family close to us in both the city and the suburbs, I got to see many Catholic parishes.