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Michelle Dowell

Michelle Dowell

Michelle Dowell

Michelle serves as Editorial Coordinator for the Church Law and Tax Team at Christianity Today. She oversees the creation of multiple eNewsletters and provides editorial support in addition to assisting with marketing efforts.

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The Top 10 Church Management Articles of 2016
Managing Your Church

The Top 10 Church Management Articles of 2016

Articles that drew the most interest on ManagingYourChurch.com
BREAKING—Overtime Regulations Updated by Labor Department
Managing Your Church

BREAKING—Overtime Regulations Updated by Labor Department

How this change might affect your church.
The Top 10 Church Management Articles of 2015
Managing Your Church

The Top 10 Church Management Articles of 2015

Articles that drew the most interest on ManagingYourChurch.com
Do Your Staff and Volunteers Use Cell Phones while Driving on Church Business?
Managing Your Church

Do Your Staff and Volunteers Use Cell Phones while Driving on Church Business?

A new study shows more distractions exist behind the wheel, including voice commands to dial.
After the Same-Sex Marriage Ruling, What Legal Rights Do Pastors, Churches Have?
Managing Your Church

After the Same-Sex Marriage Ruling, What Legal Rights Do Pastors, Churches Have?

Understanding the officiating of ceremonies and the use of buildings for weddings.
Tracking Receipts: Why One Church Has Only One Credit Card
Managing Your Church

Tracking Receipts: Why One Church Has Only One Credit Card

Five reasons this has worked well
The Most Unique and Challenging Aspects of Church Finance
Managing Your Church

The Most Unique and Challenging Aspects of Church Finance

CPA Michael E. Batts shares how he felt drawn to the subject and what's facing church leaders today
The Top 12 Tax Scams for 2015
Managing Your Church

The Top 12 Tax Scams for 2015

What church leaders need to watch out for this year.
How Soon Is Your Offering Deposited?
Managing Your Church

How Soon Is Your Offering Deposited?

A church's recent experience underscores the importance of immediately bringing donations to the bank.
City Orders Church to End Music Camp
Managing Your Church

City Orders Church to End Music Camp

Court to decide in April if zoning laws were violated

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Does Your Church Owe Taxes on Alternative Revenue?

Does Your Church Owe Taxes on Alternative Revenue? Subscriber access only

How unrelated business income, and the possible taxes owed from it, works for churches.
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Learn how to find the best solutions when choosing software and hardware for your church.