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Church Staff Care

Financial Services & Support

Providing church staff and lay leaders with the information they need to insure adequate and appropriately structured financial support for church employees is a vital aspect of the Congregational Field Staff ministry. Jeff Cranford serves as the field service and education consultant for churches and associations in the areas of compensation planning, church and clergy taxes, and retirement and insurance.

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Wellness: Churches, Ministers and Families

The Congregational Field Staff seeks to minister to ministers and their spouses and help them deal with their very unique issues through annual retreats, conferences and other resources.

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Staff Transitions

The Congregational Field Staff assists churches searching for pastors and staff, as well as pastors and ministers seeking a new place of service.

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Minister’s Unemployment Fund

The interruption of regular income creates an emergency situation for the majority of ministers and it is important that ministers maintain good credit standing. Some churches in forced termination situations may proceed in highly unethical and even in unchristian way. This emergency fund is one part of a ministry to ministers.

Learn more about the Minister’s Unemployment Fund and how to apply for assistance.