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 May

How to Ensure Effective Board Training

Ideas for maximizing the work of your church board.

 April

Managing Your Church

5 Free Articles for Child Abuse Prevention Month

How your church can take steps toward awareness and prevention.

 National Child Abuse Prevention Month
 March

Annual Fire Safety Checklist

Assessment: 10 ways to keep your church safe from fire.

March/April 2017

March/April

Churches, Gender Identity, and Bathroom Access

Richard R. Hammar

This Week

FeaturedAnswering Church Leaders’ Common Questions About Background Checks

Answering Church Leaders’ Common Questions About Background Checks

Looking more closely at what is needed to effectively screen volunteers and employees who work with minors.
Regular Churchgoers’ Responses to the Bathroom Access Issue

Regular Churchgoers’ Responses to the Bathroom Access Issue

How attendees view the transgender bathroom access issue by denomination.
Is Now the Time to Refinance?

Is Now the Time to Refinance?

Interest rates soon may climb—but that's not the only reason to review a church loan.
Do We Follow Sound Employment Practices?

Do We Follow Sound Employment Practices?

Assessment: Take this quiz to find out.
SCOTUS and Church-State Separation • Church Bus Crash Lawsuit • Child Abuse Case: News Roundup

SCOTUS and Church-State Separation • Church Bus Crash Lawsuit • Child Abuse Case: News Roundup

This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
Is the Church Fax Machine Still Needed?

Is the Church Fax Machine Still Needed?

How fax technology has changed, and what this means for churches.

Who We Are

Senior Editor
Richard R. Hammar
Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
Benevolence Fund Basics

Benevolence Fund Basics

Help your church develop a tax-compliant benevolence ministry.
Legal Issues for Pastors: Volume 1 of Pastor, Church & Law

Legal Issues for Pastors: Volume 1 of Pastor, Church & Law

Understand the laws affecting pastors and why they are important to know.