Synod of Lincoln Trails, PC(USA)
Monday, February 18, 2019
Ministerial Excellence Fund
The Ministerial Excellence Fund Grant program is a partnership of the Synod of Lincoln Trails, PC(USA); the Presbytery of Ohio Valley PC(USA); the Presbytery of Wabash Valley PC(USA); the Presbytery of Whitewater Valley PC(USA); and, the Lilly Endowment Initiative to Address Economic Challenges Facing Indiana Pastors.

The Ministerial Excellence Fund program strives to:

Provide education and grants to pastors

• Better manage current income
• Improve their quality of life
• Eliminate indebtedness

Address systemic issues in presbyteries

• Provide greater accountability of sessions in negotiation of annual compensation
• Annual accountability of maintenance of minimum salary guidelines

Provide education and training to congregations (sessions, officers, treasurers, members)

• Understanding clergy compensation and taxation
• Greater understanding of the practice of stewardship
Financial Rejuvination Grant Brochure
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Financial Rejuvenation
Grant brochure

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