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Debunking 4 Myths About Housing Allowances

How to correctly calculate your housing allowance

5 Steps to Prepare Your Church for an IRS Audit

How can you safeguard and protect your ministry?

How to Create a Pastor Retirement Plan

The work pastors do is priceless—but many do not get paid what they are worth. While not every church can afford to pay its pastor their fair value,...

6 Ways to Boost First-Time Giving

Founder of MinistryPass.com, church leader Justin Trapp (JustinTrapp.com) provides pastors with tools and resources to craft meaningful sermons in less time. Here he shares how to make...

Digital-Savvy Churches See Consistent Giving During Pandemic

Givelify has released a new report that explores how giving to churches has changed during the pandemic. Giving In Faith: How Coronavirus Widened the Digital Divide found...

Does My Church Need 501(c)(3) Status?

Should my church obtain a 501(C)(3) tax-exempt status?What are the benefits of having 501(c)(3) status?Am I inviting other government intervention into our church? At StartCHURCH, we hear these...

How to Avoid Misappropriating Church Funds

Five steps to make sure all funds are going where they belong

12 Questions to Fuel a Fruitful Church Finance Discussion

It's a good idea for your senior leadership to have a discussion about theology and practice when it comes to money.

What to Consider as We Prepare to Gather Again

How will things be different when we gather again?