Ministry payroll can be difficult & tedious at times; particularly with the always changing tax codes and laws put in place.  Make a mistake and the IRS could penalize the ministry, resulting in costly back taxes. The answer? MinistryWorks by Brotherhood Mutual. MinistryWorks is a payroll & tax filing service…

ARE YOU PREPARED TO UPHOLD YOUR RELIGIOUS FREEDOM? American society and culture are changing rapidly. Like many Christian leaders, you may be concerned that this societal shift places religious organizations at odds with governmental scrutiny and into the struggles of possible litigation. Join us in this upcoming webinar to learn more about…

Camp season is beginning. If you’re looking forward to this year’s camping fun, we have a number of resources from Brotherhood Mutual to help you plan a safe, enjoyable camp experience for your church groups. Here are some of the best, bundled and ready for you to read: Safety Library: Guidelines…

Your ministry’s drivers will be asked to drive long distances, enforce unpopular rules (like seatbelt use), and make sure everyone gets home safely. Are they up to the challenge? Know your drivers Screen prospective drivers to make sure they are properly licensed, trained, and experienced in transporting people safely. Keep…

Brotherhood Mutual’s Guidelines for Ministry Workers offers instructions for developing a screening and supervision program within your church through written policies and forms. The sample policy manual includes screening forms for workers with children and youth, response forms for personal reference, and reporting forms to be filled out if someone…

Planning is one of the most important elements of hosting a festival. The fun part is coming up with the games, music, and cookie walk. Just be sure you don’t forget to also plan for safety. It may not be as exciting as coming up with face painting designs, but…

If a parent approaches a worker in your children’s ministry to say that his or her child has a serious chronic illness such as AIDS, hepatitis, or tuberculosis, will the worker know how to respond? How will workers respond if they learn that a child is being treated for temporary…

The Big Book of Checklists is a practical, easy-to-use tool designed to help ministries of all sizes assess risks in their ministries. In addition, the book contains helpful tear-out sheets convenient for creating an inventory, recording the details of an auto accident, and more. The Big Book of Checklists contains…