Tim Burkhart

Chief Legacy Officer


Financial Planning

Personal Financial Analysis
Investment Strategy Assessment
Retirement Planning

Investment Management

Investment & Loan Fund
Personalized Investment Management

Estate Planning

Last Will & Testament
Revocable Living Trust
Power of Attorney

Gift Planning

Gifts of stock, real estate, and other assets
Charitable Remainder Unitrust
Charitable Gift Annuity


Tim Burkhart is the Chief Legacy Officer for the Free Methodist Foundation and President / COO of GuideStream Charitable Gift Fund. Tim’s primary responsibility is in helping individuals and organizations to more fully realize their God given potential through legacy planning by strategizing major and planned giving opportunities.  

Tim is an elder in the Free Methodist Church.  He is on the boards for Men’s Ministry International and Set Free Movement and ex-officio of a number of ministry boards through his current role.  He has also served on the board of directors for Holy Light Seminary, Kaohsiung, Taiwan and has served as a delegate to the Free Methodist General Conference and a board member and delegate for the Light and Life Church and Wabash Conference. Tim is available as a public speaker to preach, teach and share by encouraging others to more fully follow Jesus in all areas of their faith and stewardship journey.

Tim is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University and has spent more than twenty-five years educating himself in the area of finances, planned giving and estate planning.  He is a graduate of Gift College, Crescendo Interactive (www.giftcollege.com) and is a Certified Gift Planning Professional (CGPP).  He is a graduate of the National Planned Giving Institute from the college of William and Mary.  He has taught Successful Money Management from a Biblical Perspective at the University level.  Topics include building a foundation according to God’s Economy, budgeting, retirement, saving, college planning and estate planning.

Tim has served on the board of directors for Holy Light Seminary, Kaohsiung, Taiwan and has served as a board member and delegate for his church in the Wabash Conference. Tim is available as a speaker in the area of finances and stewardship for various charities and ministry settings.

CALL/TEXT: (317) 714-3377

EMAIL: tburkhart@fmfoundation.org



We believe that with effective counsel and financial management, each person can multiply the impact of the resources entrusted to their care. 


Monday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

FMF Financial Services

8050 Spring Arbor Rd
PO Box 580
Spring Arbor, MI 49283
(517) 750-2727: phone
(517) 750-2752: fax