August 2012

Can We Amend the Pastor's Housing Allowance?
A change is allowed, but note one important limitation.
The Politics of Religion
What church leaders should know in an election year.
Drafting a Conditional Agreement for a Sex Offender
Some tips churches should note before implementing a plan.
Properly Documenting Donors' Contributions
A recent Tax Court decision underscores the critical steps churches must take.
Removing a Church Board Member
What to do when someone must be removed from office.
Defending Your Church from a Dangerous Person
Important reminders in the aftermath of a shooting at a Sikh temple.
Protecting Ourselves from Sex Offenders
One program models how churches can effectively minister to a despised population.
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Safe Ways to Handle Your Church’s Money

Safe Ways to Handle Your Church’s Money  Subscriber access only

Includes an assessment, tips to prevent embezzlement, benefits of audits and more.
Setting Wages and Benefits for Church Staff

Setting Wages and Benefits for Church Staff Subscriber access only

This training download addresses key aspects of compensation planning for church employees.