Financial and Legal Issues
The financial and legal aspects of operating a church, including items related to budgets, insurance, and the role of an employer, can be very difficult matters to handle when your focus is on ministries and missions. But, you are not alone in coping with those issues. Here you will find helpful information from BSCNC and churches across the state.
Baptist Church Incorporation – Issues and Guidelines
Because of the increasing need to consider incorporation by churches, the Church-State Resource Center of Campbell University’s School of Law in cooperation with the Baptist State Convention, has created this guide to assist Baptist Churches in North Carolina in considering all the factors relevant to incorporation, and providing a basic framework should they decide to proceed.
Risky Business – Church Hiring & Volunteer Selection
This book is jointly produced by the Baptist State Convention and the Church-State Resource Center of Campbell University’s School of Law to address questions and concerns among churches about hiring practices and policies. It provides helpful information to churches on their potential legal risks and means of minimizing legal problems related to hiring and volunteer selection.
To order above resources, contact the PMBA Resource Center or the BSCNC Jo Ann Walton at 800-395-5102 ext. 5657.