From the Back Cover
Everything you need to know about church administration
This substantial resource offers pastors and church leaders practical insight into the daily issues of running a church. Conceived and compiled by the editors of Leadership
journal, this book covers the full spectrum of ministry practice. You will learn about perennial topics such as
• time management
• negotiating the terms of a call
• handling crisis and conflict
• hiring and managing staff
• conducting special fund drives
• spending church money
•dealing with tax and law considerations
This revised and expanded edition of a proven ministry resource contains new contributions from prominent ministry leaders. Contributors include Leith Anderson, Rick Warren, Brian McLaren, John Ortberg, Aubrey Malphurs, and many others.
James D. Berkley is the editor of Your Church
and contributing editor of Leadership
journal. He has served as a pastor for more than twenty years.
About the Author
James D. Berkley is the editor of Your Church and contributing editor of Leadership journal. He has served as a pastor for more than twenty years. Berkley lives in Bellevue, Washington.