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Don’t wait to investigate your 2015 Health Care Options

Houston withdraws controversial subpoenas of pastors’ sermons

Lessons from the Houston Church Subpoena Saga

Baptist Joint Committee stands up for church autonomy and free pulpits in Texas

Church offers ray of hope in Dallas Ebola case

S.C. pastor serving jail time for noisy church

Court hears challenge to clergy housing allowance

Church Is More Informal, Like Society, Study Finds

Is the IRS Back in Church?

Defrocked diplomat may become first priest accused of sexual abuse to be tried at the Vatican

GOP Lawmaker Changes His Tune on the Charitable Deduction

21 former Mars Hill pastors lodge formal charges against Mark Driscoll

Cokesbury Partners with NCS Services, Inc. to Maximize Stewardship

Florida Baptist Convention's Owens inducted into administrators’ Hall of Fame

The House Passes Some Tax Extenders Including IRA Rollovers

Order recordings from our recent national conference in Orlando.

Higher Calling, Lower Wages: The Vanishing of the Middle-Class Clergy

When can .CHURCH domain names be registered?

South Carolina Episcopalians take fight to court

Mars Hill megachurch lays off employees, makes intense appeals for money

New 1023-EZ Form Makes Applying for 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Status Easier; Most Charities Qualify

Hobby Lobby wins contraceptive case

Priest killed, another one injured in attack at Catholic church in Phoenix

Church sued for abuse that occurred at VBS

Longtime CCA church administrator joins Cooperative Baptist Fellowship staff as Development Director

Hunt to keynote at National Conference - Essential Skills for Preventing Burnout: Part One

Former SBC megachurch sold to Catholics

Good News for Churches Worried About Losing Their Pastor's Best Benefit

Prepare Now for ACA Play-or-Pay Compliance

MMBB Joins Amicus Brief Supporting Clergy Housing Allowance

United Methodist Church's finance agency wants bishop to account for use of funds

Episcopal churches look to help communities after deadly storms

Diverse groups defend clergy tax break

Professional Association of United Methodist Church Secretaries meets in Asheville for National Meeting

IRS Updates Clergy Publication 517

Federal Government Files Latest Brief in Clergy Housing Challenge

Church Law and Tax addresses Church-Paid Medical Insurance Benefits

Church bookkeeper guilty in $760,000 embezzlement

Recent Guidance on Employer Health Plans

United Methodist giving keeps pace with denomination’s budget

Charitable Deduction Floor Proposed by House Ways and Means Chief

First Presbyterian Houton TX narrowly votes to stay with denomination

ECFA Pushes Congress For Advocacy Freedom

Affordable Care Act: Employer Shared Responsibility Provision

Government Will Appeal Clergy Housing Decision to the Seventh Circuit

Georgia Baptists support guns in church

Historic Acquisition of 116-Year-Old Stained Glass Company Brings One Family Full Circle

Muscle Shoals Children’s Minister Arrested On Sex Abuse Charges

United Methodist GCFA Names New Leadership Team

CapinCrouse announces new partners

Pax Crisis Response Offers Unique New Service

DaVee CPA Merges with Salmon Sims Thomas & Associates

New Year, New IRS Filing Requirement: Reporting Changes to “Responsible Party” on Form 8822-B

Justice Blocks Contraception Mandate on Insurance in Suit by Nuns

Court strikes blow to Obamacare

IRS Issues New Regulations Requiring a Written Capitalization Policy to be in Place by January 1 to Qualify for Special Tax Treatment

Cold enough for you? Think Orlando! Watch this video to learn about the value of NACBA's 2014 National Conference in Orlando. Register now with 2013 budget funds.

Batts Morrison Wales & Lee Announces National Expansion

Church settles lightning-death lawsuit

Federal judge: Clergy tax-free housing allowance is unconstitutional

United Methodist established principles guideing preparation of church apportionment.

Vista Equity Partners Announces Successful Completion of Cash Tender Offer for Shares of ACTIVE Network

United Methodist 2016 General Conference to have 124 fewer delegates

ELCA Update: Portico trustees announce annuity increases for 2014

Church Executive announces risk management/legal blogger

Agreement Reached in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Board of Pensions Lawsuit

Former Saucedo Award Recipient, J.W. Fortner, Passes Away

Untied Methodist Finance agency extends benefits to same-sex couples

Church treasurer and husband accused of stealing $444,000 from Manlius congregation

Church bus wreck kills eight

The IRS Is Substantially Closed for Business

Churches may pay less under Obamacare

Agency says Affordable Care Act needs fix for churches

Reminder - October 1 Deadline for Employee Healthcare Notification

The Federal Government Defends Clergy Housing Exclusion and Argues Atheist Leaders Might Be “Ministers” Too

Ex-Lutheran synod employee admits to stealing more than $300,000

How much should we pay the pastor?

Affordable Care Act implementation eyed by GuideStone

New Solutions Proposed to Congress on Political Speech of Clergy

Transportation safety crucial for churches

Why Pastors HAVE to tithe…HAVE to

IMB Meets Highest Standards of Financial Ethics to Receive ECFA Seal of Approval

Employer mandate in healthcare reform law delayed a year

United Methodist Reporter to continue as a digital resource

Oklahoma United Methodist Conference asks collaborative response

Mixed results in 2013 United Methodist clergy health survey

Limited number of scholarships available to NACBA members to attend the national conference in Charlotte. Watch this brief video.

Wayland fires CFO for alleged theft

The Southeastern Jurisdiction United Methodist Association Church Business Administrations (SEJUMACBA) are holding their 60th Annual Conference on August 4-6, 2013 this year. “Health Care Requirements in the Local Church” is the main topic.

Charlotte’s got a lot – including the NACBA National Conference. Read what one attendee had to say about last year's conference.

COMMENTARY: Change or die

Plan, Prepare, Protect: Strengthening Safety in Ministry - Pfeiffer University Sponsored Church Risk Seminar

Younger Donors Propel Church Fundraising Increases

Church Leaders To Learn About Reducing Risk Of Crime And Its Outcomes In Their Congregations

IRS Allows Greater Flexibility in Voluntary Worker Reclassification Program

School shooting prompts prayers and new security reviews for Episcopal Schools

Pope Benedict announces he will resign

Guns: 'Packing heat in church' increasingly allowed in U.S.

Religious construction spending in 2013-2014 expected to increase

United Methodist Apportionment payments reach highest level since 2001

Georgia guns-in-church ban upheld

74% of Churches Expect to Give Raises Next Year

Provision in “Fiscal Cliff” Law Provides Very Limited Window of Time for Donors to Make Direct Charitable IRA Distributions of up to $100,000 in January of 2013 and Count Them as Made in December of 2012

IRS issues new withholding tables; Social Security rate increases

Charitable Deduction Survives “Fiscal Cliff” Negotiations

Beware the ecclesial fiscal cliff

SafeChurch.com suggest guidelines for Keeping Children Safe

Plano church in remapped floodplain could lose insurance

Christianity Today announces leadership change

Commission on Accountability & Policy for Religious Organizations Submits Report to Sen. Charles Grassley

2013 Standard Mileage Rates Up 1 Cent per Mile for Business, Medical and Moving

For Congregation Leaders, Hurricane Is Taking a Toll

Fifth Circuit Dismisses Music Director's Employment-Discrimination Suit Based on Ministerial Exception

NACBA Hall of Fame Member Passes Away

United Methodists Closing Cokesbury Retail Stores

The conflict pandemic: Church conflict is on the rise, but it can be managed.

Morristown NJ Church Opens Doors to Sandy Victims

Hurricane Sandy affects NACBA member in Toms River, NJ

New York NACBA Chapter checks in after Sandy’s impact

Mars Hill Church Most Recently ECFA Accredited Church

United Methodist Court to weigh end of clergy job guarantees

Don’t be unprepared - not knowing is not an excuse.

Merriman Holt Architects wins Faith and Form Award

BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) by Nick B. Nicholaou

No Deduction for Earmarked Contribution to Church Scholarship Fund

Blount Co. church mourns two members killed in a fiery, head-on crash

The business of managing a parish: Why business matters and what priests need to know

Challenge to clergy tax break clears hurdle

Churches lag in social media oversight

Calvin Miller, author, professor dies

Cost adjustments to ELCA benefits program lower than national average

Card Swipes in Church Make Giving Easier

Busby Named to NonProfit Times Power & Influence List for Third Consecutive Year

HHS Contraception Mandate Information from G&G Law Alert

When We All Get to Heaven - a blog about the National Conference in Houston

U.S. Court Ruling Allows Religious Groups to Use Schools for Services

Church Business Matters (church leaders need to manage church business wisely)

IRS presents free Webinar for Churches and Religious Organizations (July 25, 2012)

Supreme Court upholds health care law (excellent synopsis of major provisions)

Charitable Giving Higher for ECFA Members

Overall giving flat, online giving up

Abba House's Denise Craig Awarded National Service Award

ECCU to Invest in Ministry at 56th Annual NACBA Conference

National Bus Sales and Leasing, Inc & Vehicle Production Group Partnership Announcement

New ECFA Initiative Makes Accreditation, Services and Resources Accessible to More Church Congregations

Still haven’t registered for the NACBA conference? Consider this.

California Couple Loses $18.5 Million Charitable Deduction on Technicality

What happens when you miss the NACBA national conference.

National Association of Facility Managers host annual conference June 17-21

State convention held liable for abuse

What happens when you make bad decisions (part 4).

What happens when you make bad decisions (part 3).

What happens when you make bad decisions (part 2).

What happens when you make bad decisions (part 1).

Protect your church's children against sexual abuse nightmare

United Methodist General Conference wrap-up

Housing book offers tips to clergy, churches

Tim Whitehorn Leaves ServiceU to be President and COO of Asentinel

IRS Chart for Reporting of the Cost of Employer-Sponsored Group Health Plan Coverage on Form W-2

Deducting Charitable Contributions: Eight Essentials

Wes Granberg-Michaelson Brings Rich Experience to The Columbia Partnership

IRS Encourages Small Employers to Check Out Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

Churches conflicted when it comes to social media engagement

GuideStone Funds wins the 2012 Lipper Award for Best Overall Small Fund Group in the U.S.

Banks foreclosing on churches in record numbers

Unconventional project combines church, apartments

Breakaway Anglicans ordered to return property by April 30

The IRS has a new program to help employers who want to voluntarily reclassify their workers as employees.

Payroll Tax Cut Extended to the End of 2012

United Methodist Countdown to General Conference

MMBB: Federal Reporting Requirements for Churches

New Brand, New Initiatives for Christianity Today

Congress Passes Extension of Payroll Tax Cut

A new look and improved navigation for the IRS StayExempt educational website

NACDB names new certifed church consultants

Generis announces Chris Willard of Leadership Network as a consulting associate

Appeals Court Rules Housing Allowance Limited to One Home

Opinion: Dear Social Media Consultant

Police: Church lady confesses to expansive theft

Virtual 'Town Hall' Meeting Slated by Commission on Accountability and Policy for Religious Organizations

Keeping Super Bowl Church Events Compliant

Church Mutual service center certified third straight year

More Stats on Electronic Giving Patterns

Court:Judges cannot get involved in church dispute

Travel safe: Data security on the road and off it

Handling Online Activities with Care

Congress Temporarily Extends Payroll Tax Reduction

IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Giving (IR-2011-118)

New Tax Credit for Nonprofits that Hire Vets

Dissolved church's assets carry missions impact

IRS Announces 2012 Standard Mileage Rates, Most Rates Are the Same as in July

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case on Churches’ Use of Schools (NY Times)

Supreme Court won't review NYC ban on worship in schools (ABP)

IRS Informally Says iPads Will Be Treated Like Cell Phones

Bankrupt Crystal Cathedral Sold to Catholics for $57M

Why Strategic Planning for Churches Wastes Your Time

Bidding intensifies for Crystal Cathedral

Supreme Court to take on Healthcare Law

BREAKING NEWS: Lifetouch Acquires Olan Mills

IRS Releases 2012 Inflation Adjustments

Emily Bedwell named October 2011 Fishhooker.

IRS Updates, Clarifies Travel Allowances, Reinstates High-Low Method

Former music minister indicted

More information regarding IRS Employee Reclassification Agreement

IRS Announces New Voluntary Worker Classification Settlement Program; Past Payroll Tax Relief Provided to Employers Who Reclassify Their Workers

Suit challenges tax break for clergy

IRS Issues Guidance on Tax Treatment of Business Cell Phones

NACBA Member Joe Konrad Named Executive Director of Battle Creek Habitat for Humanity

Nine Tips for Charitable Taxpayers

IRS Reminds Small Businesses about Health Care Tax Credit

NACBA announces new membership contest. You could win BIG!

NACBA’s CEO Simeon May to serve on ECFA Panel of Religious Sector Representatives

Church embezzler gets 44 months in prison

First Family Church ousted from home, will ‘re-launch’ Sept. 18

Builder's 75,000-gallon aquarium for church to be featured on "Animal Planet"

Tax Break for Clergy Questioned (includes video)

Put Down the Smartphone and Take a Vacation, Please

IRS Warns Churches about Tax Scams

Eva Roby named new president of the ELCA Mission Investment Fund

RDS Advantage© and RDS Connect© Announce A Comprehensive Inventory Management System

$4.75 million verdict against Idlewild Baptist Church vacated

Sitting on the Dock of the Bay

IRS Increases Mileage Rate to 55.5 Cents per Mile

Atheists Drop Federal Suit Against Ministers

Driscoll Multiple Housing Allowance Decision is Appealed

IRS Identifies Organizations that Have Lost Tax-Exempt Status; Announces Special Steps to Help Revoked Organizations

Opinion opens doors to guns in Va. churches, but some pastors are wary

"This is our Katrina:" After the tornado outbreak

Three die at Joplin church hit by tornado

Better Minds, Better Church Office Management?

Early-Bird Deadline for NACBA Nat'l Conference is May 26

ECFA Assembling Panels of Religious Sector, Nonprofit Representatives

Christian Computing Hall of Fame

For Some, Helping With Disaster Relief Is Not Just Aid, It’s a Calling

Multisite multiplication

Study: Churches inching back from recession

Wildfires destroy church facility

President Signs Repeal of Expanded 1099 Requirements

Commission on Accountability and Policy for Religious Organizations Update

Tax break changes could hurt churches

Metro Group regional meeting a great success

Study: Church Giving Begins to Rebound, but Charitable Deduction Issue Looms Large

Churches need social networking policies

Former youth pastor charged with sexual assault

ECFA Announces New Board Members

Slain pastor laid to rest

NACDB Member to Host Workshop for Church Leaders

Pastor Found Dead in Arlington Church

Salaries at issue as bank seeks megachurch receivership

Churches petition Attorney General over foreclosures

Plano Church Awarded Historic LEED Status

Mother, son confess to stealing church funds

Staffing for survival

Church membership trends unchanged

Danny O’Guin, former pastor of Parker Road Baptist Church sentenced for fraud

Stephen Kelle, Senior Project Manager at Lawson Group earned accreditation

Church Mutual service center achieves recertification

Foreclosure crisis hitting some metro churches

News Video: Churches Face Foreclosure

Even churches are going bankrupt these days

Woman Charged in Church Embezzlement

Efforts to repeal expanded 1099 rules continue

Real Estate Group: Dramatic Rise in Church Foreclosures Nationwide

Sexual misconduct tests denomination

Churches cut utility costs, care for earth

Not So Fast Wall Street Journal! Another Perspective on Church Foreclosures

Churches Find End Is Nigh: The Number of Religious Facilities Unable to Pay Their Mortgage Is Surging

FORT WORTH: Judge orders property returned to Episcopal Church, diocese

NACBA's CEO Simeon May appears on FoxNews.com Live

Group's study of housing allowance, love offerings could impact churches

ServiceU Corporation Selects NiagaraAX Framework

African-American Baptists increase Haiti aid to $1 million

Free ECFA Briefing for Churches, Religious Organizations on Grassley Accountability,

Reviewing overtime standards should be one of your resolutions

ECFA to Lead Independent Commission on Major Accountability and Policy Issues for Churches and Other Religious Organizations

Texas Ministry Conference – Houston, TX – February 17, 2011

Timely Information for Your Congregation on Funding Ministry in 2011

New Tax Bill Will Impact Nearly Every Nonprofit in the U.S.

Church accountant accused of embezzling more than $2 million

Senate Passes IRA Charitable Rollover Extension

Going Green for Funerals

Dean Evans & Associates Continues to Increase Market Share in the Room Scheduling and Event Management Software Space

IRS Announces 2011 Standard Mileage Rates

Convert Any Existing Windows PC into an Affordable Giving Kiosk

Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee staffing consolidation, reductions

N.H. Baptist minister, elders found guilty of failing to report abuse

Notice Gives Guidance on In-Plan Roth Rollovers

Effort to repeal unpopular 1099 filing rule fails in Senate

Megachurches Getting Bigger Despite Bad Economy

Charitable giving up; demand higher

Tax Uncertainty Could Hurt Charitable Giving

Exercise, Sleep, and Physical Wellbeing

Reining in Laptop Theft

Church implodes buildings to make way for $115 million project

Nat'l Churh Administration Day Risk Management Follow-up: Guard Against Cybertheft

Megachurch Crystal Cathedral Ministries seeks bankruptcy protection

Fellowship Technologies and ServiceU Create Church Software Partnership

IRS Delays Mandatory W-2 Reporting of Health Care Coverage Costs

LifeWay background-check service finds hundreds of felonies

NACBA Endowment Fund-Raising Campaign Sets Goal for 55th NACBA Anniversary

Church administrators to focus on risk management

Pastor, 3 others killed in Ga. church van crash

Learning from Someone Else's Mistakes: David Myers Speaks on Ethics

Per Diem Travel Rates Updated

Jury says church must pay $4.75M

Senate Passes Small Business Tax Relief including removal of cell phones from the definition of listed property

The Top 7 Resources to Combat Church Embezzlement

Group focuses on church management

Pension fight raises moral and legal concerns for ELCA, publisher

Liberty and Justice: Churches, ministries and employment law

Churches, nonprofits fight for survival amid spill

Group of University Park residents protest church parking lot plans

Associate Pastor Killed, Member Injured in Bus Crash

Supreme Court ruling on gun ownership could affect churches

Ardent Giving Solutions Launches Debit Card Only Giving

United Methodist Clergy job protections part of covenant

Churches struggle with debt load

U.S. charitable giving falls 3.6 percent in 2009 to $303.75 billionU.S. charitable giving falls 3.6 percent in 2009 to $303.75 billion

Church secretary accused of embezzling $1.5 million

IRS releases revised Pub. 1828 Tax Guide for Churches

Statement of IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman on the Filing Deadline for Small Charities

Joblessness Hits the Pulpit

A teachable moment for pastors, churches

Flooded Gaylord Opryland donates perishable food to Baptists for disaster relief

NACBA Metro Group Capital Campaign Survey

Message fills green Plano sanctuary: Be good to the Earth

Plastic replaces passing the plate

Christianity Today International is conducting a groundbreaking national survey

RDS Advantage announces the release of its new version

Change in Florida Sexual Abuse Law: HB525

Opinion: Fair pay for ministry staff -- right or wrong?

Churches taking care of business

Parishioners react to two men arrested in east Texas church fire

IRS Suspends updates on Business Cell Phone Rules

IRS Announces 2010 Standard Mileage Rates

NACBA conducts Third Economic Survey

GuideOne Taylor Ball Receives 2010 Masters Award

Medical Trust work on denominational health plan underway

Haiti Relief Donations Qualify for Immediate Tax Relief