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 July

4 Income and Giving Ratios Your Church Should Monitor

Church financial health can be gauged by monitoring these key factors.

 July

Managing Your Church

10 Commandments for Pastors, Politics, and Social Media

Before you post, read these reminders.

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 May

Does Your Church Have a Whistleblower Policy?

July/August 2016

July/August

Assumption of Risk Forms

Richard R. Hammar

This Week

FeaturedThe Top 5 Reasons Religious Organizations Went to Court in 2015

The Top 5 Reasons Religious Organizations Went to Court in 2015

Has your church addressed these common legal liabilities and risk management concerns?
Responding to Threats

Responding to Threats

How churches can be vigilant in their security and threat assessment efforts.
A 16-Point Evaluation for Assumption of Risk Forms

A 16-Point Evaluation for Assumption of Risk Forms

Consider these key points in evaluating the validity of a release or assumption of risk form.
The Pastor's Sabbatical and Tax Implications

The Pastor's Sabbatical and Tax Implications

How duration, expenses, and compensation need to be handled
Church Headmaster Steals $9 Million • Archdiocesan Admission • Public ‘Religious’ Sign: News Roundup

Church Headmaster Steals $9 Million • Archdiocesan Admission • Public ‘Religious’ Sign: News Roundup

This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
Creating a Successful Succession Plan

Creating a Successful Succession Plan Subscriber access only

When planning for a ministry leader’s successor, the best time to start is now.
Developing People on Your Team

Developing People on Your Team

10 inexpensive ways to encourage staff members to grow.

Who We Are

Senior Editor
Richard R. Hammar
Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
Stuart Lark
Stuart Lark
Attorney
Churches and the Health Insurance Credit

Churches and the Health Insurance Credit

Richard Hammar explains how churches might qualify for this tax credit.
Preventing High-Tech Fraud

Preventing High-Tech Fraud

Prevent embezzlement through electronic funds transfers, identity theft, and computer forgery.