Finance for Pastors event on Sept. 9
Oklahoma Conference pastors are invited to attend Finance for Pastors on Sept. 9 at the Oklahoma Conference Ministry Center in Oklahoma City. The event will be held in the Woodworth Room from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Pre-reading includes “2019 Church and Clergy Tax Guide” by Richard R. Hammar and “A Spirituality of Fundraising” by Henri Nouwen before attending.
Goals include a greater understanding of financial statements for churches, how internal control protects everyone involved, the importance of designated funds, how to develop a culture of generosity in church, and aspects of personal finance for pastors, including planning for retirement, understanding Wespath and unique tax consequences for pastors.