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June 29, 2018 | by Kirby Smith

During this time while many congregations are thinking about their 2019 budgets and the Supreme Court is in flux, it’s wise to keep this in the back of your minds. Periodically, there are movements to eliminate the clergy housing allowance, which is part of the clergy person’s compensation that is not subject to federal income […]

January 7, 2017 | by Hannah Wilder

The common life share, formerly known as the mission share pledge, is the money the diocese receives from churches to support diocesan work. This year the convention changed the formula from a 10 percent minimum with a 20 percent target to a 10.5 percent flat request with a voluntary ability to pay more than that […]