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The 10 Commandments of Church Management
Apply these principles to stay legal and keep your witness intact.
Resolving Conflict in the Church Office
5 ways to biblically approach a disagreement
5 Leadership Books Worth Reading
Among the crowded field of books on leadership, some stand out.
Prevent Volunteer Burnout
Three biblical models for lasting, effective ministry.
Church Budgets: How Much for Staff, Buildings, and Ministry?
An executive pastor suggests a different analysis of expenses.
How to Interview Your Next Church
A seasoned executive pastor shares how he learned about his next job.
Report: Finances Steady at Two-Thirds of Churches
New research: Giving flat or growing for many congregations.
Fast Ideas for Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers
Ideas from churches at the Cultivate Conference to recruit--and keep--more help.
Kevin Ford on Leading Change
What to preserve--and what to change--prior to exploring facility questions.
Get Organized!
Tips and tricks from an efficiency expert.
Engaging Congregation Members in Community Ministry
How the right planning and logistics can maximize effectiveness.
Is This Gossip?
9 questions to help you decide.
How to Handle Disruptive People
When you need to ask someone to leave your church.
    Reading the Fine Print
    What Computers and Phones Do Church Staff Need?
    Answers to common questions about computers and phones.
    4 Reasons NOT to Cut Conferences
    Why these events are important for your staff.
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    Essential Guide to Employment Issues for Church Boards

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    Covers selection and screening, dispute resolution, terminations, discrimination, and minimum wage.
    Benevolence Fund Basics

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    Help your church develop a tax-compliant benevolence ministry.