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 December

The Top 10 Year-End Fiscal Tasks

Use this list to make sure your financial accounting is sound for the end of the fiscal year.

 June

Managing Your Church

Protect Your Ministry with an Employee Handbook

Learn how to create and maintain your ministry employee handbook.

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 October

Using Volunteers for Labor at Church

Assessment: Are we doing the following before using employees or volunteers for labor?

November 2017

November

Helping Boards Set Pastoral Compensation

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.
Pastors and Sex Trafficking • Female Pastor Controversy • Diocese Case Denied: News Roundup

Pastors and Sex Trafficking • Female Pastor Controversy • Diocese Case Denied: News Roundup

This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
Why Your Salary May Not Be All You Want It to Be

Why Your Salary May Not Be All You Want It to Be

A church administrator’s perspective.
The Changing Face of the Executive Pastor Role

The Changing Face of the Executive Pastor Role

A longtime XP discusses what is changing for a position once limited to large churches.

Who We Are

Senior Editor
Richard R. Hammar
Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
Ann Buwalda
Ann Buwalda
Attorney
Erika Cole
Erika Cole
Attorney
Your Guide To Employee Handbooks

Your Guide To Employee Handbooks

If updated regularly, an employee handbook can offer valuable legal protection against civil court claims made by disgruntled staff members.
Mastering Business Expenses

Mastering Business Expenses

Understand business expenses and the reimbursement laws.