BGAV Blog

Monday Musings – Salaries, Warning Signs, Communication, & Hospital Visits

Pastors and Pay: A How-To Guide for Negotiating Your Salary [ChurchLeaders – h/t Ken Kessler] It seems awfully unspiritual to talk about pastoral remuneration, especially during the candidating process. After all, if the Lord wants you to minister somewhere, hasn’t he promised to provide for you? And didn’t George Mueller pray meals to the front door of his orphanage? Why …

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Tech Friday: Emergency communication, design inspiration, mobile, & Vine

Just a few headlines for this week: Your Church Needs a Platform to Respond to Tragedy  [Church Marketing Sucks] With the tragedies that have occurred this week in Boston and Texas, please give some thought about how your church will respond when tragedy hits closer to home. 25 Church Websites for Design Inspiration [Vandelay Design] Looking for a new website design? …

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A Consideration of the Governance Structure of the Baptist General Association of Virginia

The Governance Committee of the Baptist General Association of Virginia has issued a document titled “A Consideration of the Governance Structure of the Baptist General Association of Virginia”. This document is available here [PDF]. The committee members are: Jim Baucom, Committee Chair Don Davidson, Committee Vice-Chair Carl Johnson, BGAV President and Committee Secretary Glenn Akins, Staff, Ex-Officio Steve Allsbrook Dick …

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