Stewardship/Financial Management Team

The Stewardship/Financial Management Team’s purpose is to plan and manage the resources of the Church using sound financial management principles and practices.

1 Corinthians 4:1-2
“Men ought to consider us as servants of Christ and stewards of the secret things of God. Now, it is required in stewards to be found faithful.”

  • Receive and record all financial income
  • Maintain the church’s accounts and investments with Financial Institutions including bequests and capital funds
  • Disburse funds as needed to meet the church’s financial obligations
  • Make quarterly deposits of employee(s) taxes to appropriate State/Federal agencies
  • In consultation with staff support ministry team, review staff salaries and make recommendations
  • Prepare and distribute quarterly statements of “giving” to members of the congregation
  • Prepare the annual budget
  • Plan and develop, and administer programs to inculcate the practice of stewardship in all members of the congregation
  • Act as clearing house for all fund raisers in the congregation
  • Order and distribute offering envelopes and other stewardship materials
  • Lead by example
  • Make budget recommendations for stewardship funds
  • Report quarterly to the Council and annually to the Congregation