Category Archives: Human Resources for Churches

Understanding the importance of knowing, using, and maximizing human resources in churches.

Church Administration – Running a Church Office Manual

Church Administration – Running a Church Office A must-have book for every church Register with this blog and receive a coupon for $10 off the manual. That’s right, $10 off plus it can be used in combination with any other … Continue reading

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Church Volunteers: Help! I Don’t Want to Lose My Volunteers So I Haven’t Enforced Our Church’s Standards

Church Volunteers – Holding Volunteers Accountable Volunteers are definitely a blessing to the church and churches rely on their members to  serve willingly and joyfully. One of the frequent problems that church leaders encounter is how to properly manage volunteers. … Continue reading

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Pastor Has Requested to Not Receive His Salary

This year, my pastor has requested that instead of us paying him salary of $60,000 that we take off the top $5,000 and put as tithes and for us to not to put it on his W-2 as taxable income, … Continue reading

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Human Resource Management and Churches – FLSA

In our online training, we offer a class in Human Resource Management for churches. It covers many employment laws that churches need to be aware of in order to avoid mistakenly breaking the law. The entire class is 1 hour … Continue reading

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Spiritual Gifts – Do You Know Where God Is Calling You to Serve?

Serving in the church is an awesome opportunity to partake in expanding the kingdom of God. However, when we do not know where we “fit” or what our gifts and callings are, we can find ourselves operating in jealousy, competition, … Continue reading

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Church Administration Training Online

Church administration is not something you can just jump into, you need to understand how to flow with senior pastoral leadership, church staff and volunteers, and church members. It is unlike corporate work. There is so much more at stake. … Continue reading

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Were You Called or Drafted to Church Administration

In April 2013 we received the following post from a visitor: Help, I have been asked to consider taking on the position of admin assistant in our church, but it will mean giving up one day a week of something … Continue reading

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