What is a good way to pay those who substitute for church employees?
Joel Boot signed a letter stating the 2013 formaula for Share amounts per active members.
While the information is beneficial, a letter by snail mail is NOT the most econonomic way to distribute information.
It uses trees and time since the recipient needs to physically move the...
Our Pastor tends to take the Youth Group or other members of the congregation out for meals from time to time for various reasons and then submits his receipts for reimbursement. Should his portion of the meal be considered a taxable benefit?
I have wondered a few times...
I'm new to the treasurer role at my church and would like a quick confirmation on ministry shares. In my reading on the CRCNA website and resources passed on to me, I have a fairly comprehensive understanding of how it all works. What I'm curious about is how the exact...
Our church is looking to retire its mortgage debt as well as raising some funds for a new projection system. Has anyone recently been successful at this? What approach did you use to inspire your congregation to open their pocketbooks?
I am going to be working on the processes involved in our church's finances. Does anyone have any resources (Internet, books) that they recommend? I'm from a Canadian church.
We are a small congregation in rural Canada. We are currently using three different software programs to track our donations and do our accounting. Can anyone suggest a single software package?
I was wondering if any churches have any established guidelines for how to deal with reserve funds/surplus funds. How much is too much etc. What do you base the number that is acceptable on? revenue, expenses, assets? any other ideas?