Category Archives: Risk Managment for Churches

Is your church at risk? What you don’t know can hurt you. Things that every church needs to know to help safeguard against lawsuits.

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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Whitehouse Releases its Guide for Developing Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship

Whitehouse Releases its Guide for Developing High-Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship June 2013 How seriously should your church take security? Well, the Whitehouse just released a guide that remind churches that our society has changed and churches … 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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What Can Happen When We Use Church Facilities or Church Equipment for Personal Use?

In November 2012, we received the following question from a person responding under our Improper Internal Controls article:  The Pastor’s son uses the church for his recording studio which is used to produce his CD’s which are sold and the … Continue reading

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