Church Personnel Manual

Church Personnel Manual

Policies are general guidelines that regulate employee actions in a company. Procedures are methods of handling activities, sometimes more specific than policies. A personnel manual is the compilation of policies and procedures in one place, sometimes referred to as...
Leadership Philosophy Manual

Leadership Philosophy Manual

The purpose of a Leadership Philosophy Manual is to provide a clear understanding for all Church leaders (Pastoral staff, Church staff, lay leaders, salaried, volunteer) to “be on the same page” in how a leader is expected to function. This may include a section on...
Board Teaching Resources

Board Teaching Resources

Teaching Resources for Leadership Team: The Board’s Most Important Relationship [DVD set] A good board-staff relationship is key to a thriving ministry. In this follow-up to the popular Serving as a Board Member DVD, John Pellowe walks through the keys to a healthy...
Policies & Practices

Policies & Practices

The backbone to any solid HR foundation is built up through good policies and practices. This page provides you a comprehensive overview of policies, practices and bigger picture studies that inform the development of any new policy. You can find a cache of...
Church Staff Evaluations

Church Staff Evaluations

Every church should perform annual evaluations to help guide and motivate staff. Here you’ll find a compilation of forms that range from helping a staff member establish and review goals and objectives to reviewing specific roles, such as musicians and...
Clergy Residence Deduction

Clergy Residence Deduction

When an employee is eligible to claim the Clergy Residence Deduction, the individual must enter the amount of that deduction when filing the T-1 General Income Tax Return. That amount is determined by completing the T-1223 form. You can download a PDF version of the...