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The Financial Health of Pastors
The Financial Health of Pastors
New study points out key issues as churches seek long-term solutions.

At any given moment, there are people in a church congregation who are in the grip of a financial crisis. One of those people could be the pastor.

In a 2015 study by the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE), more than four thousand pastors were surveyed about their financial health. This study reveals the depth of a situation that reaches across boundaries of theology, governance, and polity. Among the findings:

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