Governance

Godly leadership is required on your Governing Board. Irrelevant irrelevant details can sidetrack a good board? How do you keep the Board on task—?

Corporate Governance and the Art of Accountability

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Corporate Governance and the Art of Accountability

In the sports world, a strong defense is the best offense. The same is true for churches---a strong governance system helps protect your church. Two leaders from Thrivent Church Financing talk on this vital area [...]

Board Meeting Minutes and the Four Social Styles

September 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Board Meeting Minutes and the Four Social Styles

I’ve recently had numerous inquiries about board meeting minutes. You can snooze now or later. So I’ve been thinking about the four social styles. Those four styles are analytical, driving, amiable, and expressive. I [...]

Watch Out for Boards Asleep at the Wheel

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Watch Out for Boards Asleep at the Wheel

Golden Opportunities Are Missed When a Board’s Eyes Are Wide Shut It was a Busby family vacation trip to Texas. The afternoon we drove from Houston to Dallas is still etched in my memory. [...]

Registered Agents with Our State

May 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Registered Agents with Our State

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Hey Fletch … I would like to say that the XPastor website is awesome! My church has changed the treasurer for the church. Is it necessary to make an amendment [...]

Church and School Issues

January 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Church and School Issues

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Hey Fletch … We are seeking some consulting regarding our church and a school we have. We are trying to make strategic decisions regarding the school and looking for a consultant [...]

Interns

January 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Interns

Monday, January 14, 2019 Hey Fletch … We are beginning to think about interns for the summer. Can we pay an intern a monthly salary and have them work as many hours as needed? DRF—Interns [...]