How Can Churches Treat Their Staffs Well?
An experienced executive pastor offers insights on compensation, job descriptions, and more.
Editor's Note: Christianity Today's Church Law & Tax Team will co-host “Smart Money for Church Salaries,” a church compensation workshop with David Fletcher, on August 23 in
A Closer Look at the Housing Allowance
What this tax benefit means for churches nationwide.
country. Here's a closer look, based on recent surveys conducted by Christianity Today's Church Law & Tax Team. Many Churches Use It. The majority
What’s the Status of the Clergy Housing Allowance?
Updates on court timelines, the appeal, and more.
The case will go to the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit before 2018's end; according to Christianity Today reporter Kate Shellnutt, “Oral arguments in the case will take place
Faithfulness: God's Goals + Ordinary Actions = Extraordinary Results
It’s great to dream big dreams. It’s greater to be consistent in the small, mundane tasks that make those dreams possible.
They'll be done through a long series of small steps done with faithfulness, patience, obedience, love and integrity. Copyright © 2018 by the author or Christianity Today.
Forget The Extras – Your Church Needs To Get The Basics Right
Your church might not have the budget or the staff to do the extras, but that’s okay. You can do what matters.
And doing what matters is all that matters. Copyright © 2018 by the author or Christianity Today. Click here to read our guidelines concerning reprint permissions.
What Christians in the US Can Learn from Immigrant Pastors
For those who met Christ elsewhere, Americanized Christianity can look a bit strange.
For those who met Christ elsewhere, Americanized Christianity can look a bit strange. The immigrant pastors all identified elements that distinguished Americanized Christianity.
Hosting John McCain's Memorial Service
Pastor Noe Garcia shares his priorities for the late senator's funeral.
Garcia, who has been on staff for three years, recently shared with Christianity Today about the difficulty of balancing funeral logistics with spiritual responsibilities, his convictions about
ECFA Releases 2017 State of Giving Report
Annual numbers show increase in giving to ministries.
As our sister publication Christianity Today reports in its write-up on ECFA's findings, “Only 5 of the 26 ministry categories tracked lost funding in 2016.