Percentages of Budget by Ministry Area

Percentages of Budget by Ministry Area

Monday, June 11, 2018

Hey Doc … You answered my question regarding the average percentage of General Fund that is allocated towards Creative Arts. Are there rough percentages of General Fund expenses for Youth, Children’s Ministry and Adult Discipleship which would include Life/Small Groups? Thanks for your time, brother …

DRF—Have a look at this. It should give you that data! These are just averages, so you numbers may vary.

Area Percentage
Worship, IT & Communications 9.3%
Kids 1.2%
Jr. High, High & College 1.0%
Minsitry to Adults 1.3%
Leadership Projects 2.4%
Contingency 6.7%
Missions 10.5%
Accounting 1.0%
Facilities & Facilities Capital 15.7%
Business 0.7%
Salaries 43.4%
Benefits 6.7%
Total 100.0%

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For over 35 years, David has served churches from 1,000 to 8,000 members. As well as being a pastor, David is a spiritual entrepreneur. He founded XPastor as a global ministry tool for leaders of churches of all sizes. XPastor provides a website, an XP-Newsletter, the annual XP-Seminar, workshops, and online courses.