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A Preferred Hiring Path

Do you have a preferred path for making a hire at your church? Everything works better with a plan, including the selection of your next team member. The author of this article wrote up these [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:59:28+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Hiring|

Book Review: Necessary Endings

Necessary Endings is a “necessary” read for every church leader, regardless of denominational stripe. While the author and internationally renowned Dr. Henry Cloud intended this volume to promote personal and professional growth, it could have [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:59:37+00:00 August 15th, 2015|Books, Firing|

Employee Handbook

XPastor tries to help churches by providing some of the essentials for running a church---items like job descriptions, employment applications, review forms and church policies. Below is the Employee Handbook from Foothills Christian Church in El Cajon, [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:59:42+00:00 June 7th, 2015|All Policies, Hiring, Staff Policy|

Personnel Policies

XPastor tries to help churches by providing some of the essentials for running a church---items like job descriptions, employment applications, review forms and church policies. Below are the Personnel Policies from Central Baptist Church of Hixon, [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:59:42+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|All Policies, Staff Policy|

Sabbatical Policy

XPastor tries to help churches by providing some of the essentials for running a church---items like job descriptions, employment applications, review forms and policies. Below is the 2005 Sabbatical Policy of the Westminster Church of [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:59:48+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|All Policies, Sabbaticals|

Sabbatical Policy

XPastor tries to help churches by providing some of the essentials for running a church---items like job descriptions, employment applications, review forms and church policies. Below is the Sabbatical Policy from Bel Air Presbyterian Church [...]

By | 2014-11-13T14:03:46+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|All Policies, Sabbaticals|

The Termination Process

Understanding that termination is a difficult process to execute, we as human beings never want to engage in those conversations. But before even approaching the process of termination, I looked through Scripture and found countless [...]

By | 2016-10-12T11:00:00+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Firing|

The Hiring Process

One of the most exciting and challenging aspects of working together in a staff context is finding the right hire to fill an open position. The excitement comes from understanding that the staff group/team is [...]

By | 2016-10-12T11:00:02+00:00 September 9th, 2013|Hiring|

Book Review: Staff Your Church for Growth

Gary McIntosh’s book, Staff Your Church for Growth, is ambitious in its broad coverage of topics related to developing a team to lead a church---all within the context of the current dynamics of American culture, [...]

By | 2016-10-12T11:00:07+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Books, Hiring|