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Church Compensation Services exist to assist your church in tax issues for your church and ministers; minister compensation planning; salaries; housing allowance; benefits; retirement planning; financial issues; church and employee insurance; legal issues involving compensation and employees.

Visit our resources area for information about the most recent salary studies, conferences and training opportunities and church administrator resources.

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

Ministry Assistants
Linda Hicks
toll-free 1-800-264-1225, ext. 208
direct 334-613-2208

Salary Studies

Conference and Training Opportunities

  • Tax Conference: Conference Goal: To assist ministers, staff, and employees with the greatest tax savings and the church with the greatest stewardship of funds.
  • Financial Issues Conference: This is a new conference that we are offering.  Click the title above to learn more about the many options for what can be taught.
  • Investment and Retirement Planning Principals: The conference goal is to counsel active members and interested investors to develop proper investment and retirement planning principles to achieve their desired goals.
  • Retirement Choices: The conference goal is to provide counsel on the best choices available for GuideStone retirement plan participants approaching retirement.
  • 10 Common Financial Mistakes Made By Ministers: The conference goal is to help ministers eliminate 10 common financial mistake and establish sound fundamental financial planning principles.
  • Secretaries Conference: The Church Retirement Plan is for all employees of Southern Baptist churches, associations and other special ministries. Secretaries are one significant group who benefit from the investment options. Secretaries like all other employees can also benefit from State Board of Missions coverage and contributions. If the secretary is eligible, the State Board of Missions may provide disability protection and survivor benefits.

Church Administrator Resources

Helpful Articles

Minister’s Housing Allowance Update

A Wisconsin district judge ruled the minister housing allowance unconstitutional.  This ruling affects only western Wisconsin and the order has been stayed (delayed) until all appeals have gone through the courts.  So ministers should proceed [...]

By | November 26th, 2013|Categories: Church Compensation|Comments Off on Minister’s Housing Allowance Update

Being Wise

We have all seen a lack of wisdom in our world today.  Reality TV was originally such bizarre, bad behavior, but now life imitates TV and these actions are becoming the norm of society.  James [...]

By | September 16th, 2013|Categories: Church Compensation|Comments Off on Being Wise
Jan 10

Church Tax Conference

January 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jan 15

Church Tax Conference

January 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jan 22

Church Tax Conference

January 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jan 24

Church Tax Conference

January 24, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Jan 29

Church Tax Conference

January 29, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Feb 05

Minister’s Tax Conference

February 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 12

Minister’s Tax Conference

February 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 14

Minister’s Tax Conference

February 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 19

Minister’s Tax Conference

February 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Feb 21

Minister’s Tax Conference

February 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm