Compensation & Leave Policies

2019 Compensation for Rostered Leaders

Adopted at the 2018 Synod Assembly

Please note that there are two compensation documents for 2019: One is for Ministers of Word and Sacrament, both full- and part-time, for both parsonage and housing allowance scenarios. The other covers Ministers of Word and Service:

2019 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word and Sacrament 2019 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word and Sacrament (396 KB)

  

2019 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word and Service 2019 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word and Service (369 KB)

Guidelines for Interim Ministry:

2019 Interim Ministry Guidelines 2019 Interim Ministry Guidelines (400 KB)

2018 Compensation for Rostered Leaders

Adopted at the 2017 Synod Assembly

Please note that there are two compensation documents for 2018:  One is for Ministers of Word and Sacrament, both full- and part-time, for both parsonage and housing allowance scenarios.  The other covers Ministers of Word and Service:

2018 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word & Sacrament 2018 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word & Sacrament (541 KB)

 

2018 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word & Service 2018 Comp Guidelines Ministers of Word & Service (402 KB)

Below is a document containing information regarding 2018 interim ministry arrangements:

2018 Comp Guidelines Interim Ministry 2018 Comp Guidelines Interim Ministry (410 KB)

Family Leave and Sabbatical Leave Policies

Family Leave Policy

Family Leave Policy Family Leave Policy (32 KB)

Sabbatical Leave Policy

Sabbatical Leave Policy Sabbatical Leave Policy (35 KB)

Pulpit Supply Rates

The minimum financial payment for pulpit supplies is as follows:

$125 for one service on a Sunday morning
$ 35 for each additional service on a Sunday morning
$ 55 additional for a Saturday evening or Sunday evening service by the same pulpit supply as Sunday morning.
$125 for a Saturday evening or Sunday evening service if done by a different pulpit supply than Sunday morning.
PLUS the IRS allowance of 54.5 cents per mile for each round trip to the congregation(s) to supply (effective January 1, 2018)