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Winter Transportation

How to avoid the increased driving risks of winter.

 December

Managing Your Church

What to Know About Penalties for Excessive Compensation

The rules for churches are stringent and could cause a loss of exempt status.

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 December

Financial Worries in the Pastor's Home

Infographic: Clergy spouses express concerns about their finances.

November/December 2017

November/December

Retirement Planning for Pastors

Richard R. Hammar

This Week

FeaturedWhy Your Church Needs Counseling Policies

Why Your Church Needs Counseling Policies

One case illustrates why you need to be proactive in your counseling procedures.
Five Characteristics of a Successful Food Pantry

Five Characteristics of a Successful Food Pantry

Assessment: Ways to gauge your food pantry's success.
ECFA Releases 2017 State of Giving Report

ECFA Releases 2017 State of Giving Report

Annual numbers show increase in giving to ministries.
GOP Tax Bill • Christian Bakery Case • Hurricane Harvey Recovery: News Roundup

GOP Tax Bill • Christian Bakery Case • Hurricane Harvey Recovery: News Roundup

This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.

Who We Are

Senior Editor
Richard R. Hammar
Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
Ann Buwalda
Ann Buwalda
Attorney
Lisa Runquist
Lisa Runquist
Attorney
Avoiding Church Lawsuits

Avoiding Church Lawsuits

Create proactive procedures to avoid common reasons why churches most often go to court.
Setting a Pastor's Pay

Setting a Pastor's Pay

Richard Hammar explains legal and tax matters for planning the pastors compensation.