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What Pastors Need to Know About Mental Health, Ministry, and Liability

What Pastors Need to Know About Mental Health, Ministry, and Liability

How both legal experts and ministry leaders approach mental health issues in the church.

What's the Likelihood of Repealing the Johnson Amendment? Subscriber access only

President Trump faces uphill battle to end the ban of politics in the pulpit.
The Legal and Moral Case for a Defibrillator

The Legal and Moral Case for a Defibrillator Subscriber access only

How would you respond if someone suffers cardiac arrest at church?
Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

How churches can provide equitable pay for the women and men they employ.

Church Discipline Ruled Not Defamation Subscriber access only

Court's decision based on ecclesiastical abstention doctrine.
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Keeping Your Counseling Ministry Safe

Keeping Your Counseling Ministry Safe

Address risks unique to counseling the opposite sex
Using Social Media Safely

Using Social Media Safely

Policies to keep your church staff and members safe when using social media.
Safe, Sensible Church Counseling

Safe, Sensible Church Counseling

Tips to make your counseling ministry safer.
Essential Guide to Law and Tax for New Ministers

Essential Guide to Law and Tax for New Ministers

Essential knowledge to ensure legal and financial clarity and integrity in ministry.