“Church Administration as Faithful Stewardship” will address a wide variety of administrative issues faced by Churches today. Breakout Sessions will be offered in four areas: Legal, Finance, Personnel, and Congregational Care. Participants will be able to sharpen their skills by attending two different workshops. The conference staff will share information and resources, as well as address questions.
SESSION SCHEDULE Session 1: Option # 1 - Legal Top Ten Legal Issues for Churches How to Stay Out of Court Option # 2 - Finance Accounting Principles and Managing Contributions Practices that make for Perfectly Balanced Books Option # 3 - Personnel Church Staff Compensation Tax Issues and Best Practices for Church Staff Benefits Option # 4 - Congregational Care Volunteer Management Helping Volunteers make the most of their Spiritual Gifts
Session 2: Option # 1 - Legal Child Protection Policies Making Your Church a Safe Sanctuary for Children Option # 2 - Finance Developing an Effective Stewardship Campaign Growing Your Congregation's Giving Option # 3 - Personnel Developing an Employee Handbook and addressing Sexual Harassment Putting Principles and Practices in Place Option # 4 - Congregational Care Building Security and Stewardship of Facilities Creating an Atmosphere of Openness while maintaining a level of Security