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1099 Law May Change and Bring Relief to Churches

Feb 02, 2011

In April of 2010, I wrote an article about a new law that made it tougher on churches.  The law mandates all churches, ministries, non-profit org...

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Lost Tithe Records - The Must Know Plan to Recovery

Jan 16, 2015

It happens every year.  Churches of all sizes and backgrounds lose their tithe and offering records.  The most common way this happens is th...

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I Had Faith and Fear At the Same Time

Jan 24, 2011

I stayed up for most of the night.  That night, as with the previous 5 nights, I struggled with one question.  The answer was becoming more ...

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Three Common Mistakes Made When Launching a Church

Jan 15, 2017

Pastor Zack had been a youth pastor for many years prior to planting a church. As the current lead pastor, he was doing a great job attracting new mem...

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1st Quarter 2012 Church Tax Calendar

Jan 14, 2012

Every year in January, our office gets tons of phone calls from pastors and leaders asking about tax forms and what needs to be filed in January. ...

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Housing Allowance May Cease to Exist

Jan 12, 2011

Once Again, the Housing Allowance is Under Fire. On October 15th, 2009, the Freedom From Religion Foundation and 21 of its members filed a lawsuit in ...

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How tall are the ceilings at your church?

Jan 11, 2011

A couple of years ago I was having lunch with a staff member of a church with whom I was well acquainted.  We sat down at our table and reminisce...

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How Church Can Stress Out the Pastor's Wife

Jan 06, 2011

Based on a true story! Like many start-up churches, Pastor Johnson's church did not have an expert bookkeeper; but it did have Pastor Johnson's wife, ...

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Do You Have The Right Voices Around You? - Part 2

Dec 30, 2010

(THIS IS PART 2 IN A SERIES. TO SEE PART ONE - CLICK HERE) As we said last time, Pastoring is hard work! And no one can do it alone! To be successful ...

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