Church Responsibilities

A good way to delineate the decisions that belong
to the members, the main board, and the pastoral staff


1. Call Senior Pastor
2. Call of main board
3. Change in constitution/bylaws
4. Budget/audit
5. Sale or purchase property


A. Prayer and support
A. Foundation
A. Resources
 Finance Team
 Missions Team
 Properties Team
A. Guidelines
A. Goals
B. Recommend any congregation actions

Pastor (and staff)

1. “Sundays” – sermons, services
2. Leadership strategies
3. Ministries
4. Staff
5. Volunteers
6. Community representation