Church Administration

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The purpose of this ministry is to help pastors, staff members, minister’s spouses, committee members, and members of the church leadership team to lead, proclaim, care for and administer the people and resources of the church in carrying out their mission. This mission is achieved through statewide, area, and associational conferences and workshops carried out in seven primary areas:

  1. Provide training to help churches and ministers as they lead, proclaim, care and administer.
  2. Provide printed resources for special church events.
  3. Resource areas include worship planning, sermon planning, ordination, licensing, dedication services, and other special days.
  4. Provide resources for church documents.
  5. Resources provided include job descriptions for all staff, personnel policies, job descriptions for all committees, job descriptions for all church officers, church constitution, by-laws, policies, procedures, preparing a church administration policy manual, staff appraisal, church anniversary celebrations, etc. and many more.
  6. Provide programs, resources and support for bivocational pastors and smaller membership churches.
  7. Provide programs and resources for Church Weekday Education.

Missionary Staff –
Mike Jackson – full bio
toll-free 1-800-264-1225, ext. 263
direct 334-613-2263

Lee Wright – full bio
toll-free 1-800-264-1225, ext. 241
direct 334-613-2241

Ministry Assistant –
Debbie Dickey
toll-free 1-800-264-1225, ext. 218
direct 334-613-2218

Linda Hicks
toll-free 1-800-264-1225, ext. 263
direct 334-613-2263

Most Important Tax News for Church Planters

We, here at your State Board of Missions, seek to provide helpful assistance to each and every pastor/planter in Alabama. Lee Wright, one of your fellow state missionaries, and I were discussing the new tax [...]

By | August 30th, 2018|Categories: Church Administration, Church Compensation, Church Planting|Tags: |0 Comments

Is Your Ministry Safe?

Did you know that one out of four girls and one out of six boys will be sexually abused before age 18? Further, two out of three victims will not tell until adulthood, if ever. [...]

By | May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Church Administration, Church Compensation, Leadercare, Leadership|0 Comments

SBOM Holds Tax Preparation Conferences to Help Ministers

The greatest area of difficulty in a minister’s tax filing is his or her dual status, according to Lee Wright, state missionary in the office of LeaderCare and church health at the Alabama Baptist State [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: Church Administration, Church Compensation, Leadercare, Leadership, News|0 Comments

4 Important Tax Changes for 2016 Every Church Should Know

January is a very busy month for churches concerning year end reporting. Here is some important information for the start of the new year that every church should know. The IRS has released the mileage [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Categories: Church Administration, Church Compensation, News|0 Comments

Church Revitalization Book Review

Turnaround Churches: How to Overcome Barriers to Growth and Bring New Life to an Established Church, by George Barna (Ventura, Calif.: Regal Books, 1993), 120 pages. The North American Mission Board indicates that 82 percent of [...]

By | April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Church Administration, Leadercare|0 Comments

How well does your church manage God’s resources?

Your Sunday morning service has just ended. The Church Treasurer takes the offering home and counts it, later deposits it, records contribution records, reconciles the bank statement, writes checks, and prepares a financial report for [...]

By | April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Church Administration, Church Compensation|0 Comments
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Church Administrative Guidelines

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