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Responding to Highly Contagious Illnesses

Responding to Highly Contagious Illnesses Member access only

Ways to decrease the risk of infection and keep your congregation safe. Plus, link to the free PDF from Christianity Today, “A Concise Coronavirus Guide for Churches”

Simple Ways Technology Can Make You Safer

Understanding the benefits of new technologies.

Q&A: Skateboarding on Church Property Member access only

Are we liable if someone gets hurt?
Q&A: Disciplining Employees

Q&A: Disciplining Employees

Can we suspend an employee's pay for disciplinary action?

Q&A: Rental of Church Facilities Member access only

Does charging money for ministry space threaten our tax exempt status?
Q&A: Is It Okay to Post Videos of Kids at Church Events?

Q&A: Is It Okay to Post Videos of Kids at Church Events? Member access only

There are precautions and guidelines that can reduce legal action against the church.

Q&A: Disruptive People in Church Member access only

What is a church's responsibility for protecting others?

Finding Grant Funds

Grants and Gifts Might Help Outreach Efforts—But There Are Catches.

How Two Churches Found Grants for Ministry

Church leaders discuss ins and outs of grants.
A Better Way to Address an End-of-Year Shortfall

A Better Way to Address an End-of-Year Shortfall

How to talk about end-of-year deficits—and spur giving.
Church Office Today

Right Person, Wrong Position

The effort is there, but not the results. How do you proceed?

Addressing a Shortfall

How to talk about end-of-year deficits—and spur giving.