Category Archives: Pastoral Care

Although most pastoral care articles deal with the nurturing and care that a pastor is to give to the sheep, this section deals with the ministry that the church can give to pastors to help alleviate unnecessary stress, financial hardship, and help to prevent pastors and their spouses from becoming causalities of ministry.

Church Board Training – Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Church Board Training Conference Don’t miss this detailed for your entire church board Date: September 11, 2014 Time: 1 pm – 6 pm Registration: see below Location: New Mount Olive Baptist Church, 400 NW 9th Avenue, Ft Lauderdale, FL Sponsored … Continue reading

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Called Alongside – Ministering in the Spirit of Armorbearer Training – Georgia

ARMORBEARER TRAINING Don’t miss this full-day of armobearer training – May 10, 2014 – Atlanta/Roswell For all serving in the church from deacons, ushers, ministers of music to administrators When Moses hands grew tired, they took a stone and put … Continue reading

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Ministering in the Spirit of an Armorbearer Book

We receive numerous visits to our site regarding ministering in the spirit of an armorbearer. It is important to know that while armorbearers were found throughout the Old Testament, we do not see this mentioned in the New Testatment. However, … Continue reading

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How to Properly Complete W-2’s for Ministers

  One mistake commonly made by many churches is in how they complete W-2’s for ministers. Please be aware that the passing of The Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010 increased penalties for failure to file information returns, failure to … Continue reading

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Identifying Those Ready to Lead in Your Church

Are you a pastor in the process of grooming leaders? Are you an individual who has been asked to assume a leadership role? What are some indicators that a person or you are ready to assume a leadership role in … 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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Providing Life Insurance for Our Pastor

A common question we receive is can a church provide life insurance to its pastor as a tax-free benefit, especially since most churches do not have 10 or more employees, a requirement mentioned in IRS Publication 15B.  This is covered … Continue reading

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