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Your Church Needs an Insurance Committee

Your Church Needs an Insurance Committee Subscriber access only

Sound financial decisions include regular reviews of coverage options by a team.
Churches, Schools, and the Unvaccinated Movement

Churches, Schools, and the Unvaccinated Movement Subscriber access only

Recent outbreaks remind leaders of the precautions they must take.

Recent Developments

Issues that affect ministers and churches
Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Social Media and Sexual Offenses Subscriber access only

Child Abuse Reporting; Clergy - Removal

The Liability of Knowing but Not Acting Subscriber access only

New York
Freedom of Religion

Vaccines over Religious Exercise Subscriber access only

Is Parental Consent Needed for Children on Church Videos?

Is Parental Consent Needed for Children on Church Videos? Subscriber access only

Seven things church leaders should note on this evolving area of law.
Risk Topics
  • Children & Youth
    Abuse prevention, abuse reporting requirements, nursery, high-risk activities
  • Emergencies
    Disaster, crisis, medical, violence
  • Insurance
    Coverage, claims, disputes
  • Personnel
    Staff, volunteers, screening, harassment, misconduct
  • Property
    Building, contracts, security, playgrounds, parking lots, entry, accessibility
  • Transportation
    Drivers, vehicles, screening
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Setting a Pastor's Pay

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