I continue to appreciate the work of Lovett Weems and the entire team at the Lewis Center for Church Leadership. The offer a great number of resources for pastors, congregations, students and denominations at http://www.churchleadership.com. I wanted to draw your attention to Leading Ideas – a biweekly newsletter from the Lewis Center. You can find more information here.
Do endowments help or hurt? provided solid guidance on policies in a local church. Resurrection has started a Foundation in recent years and I believe that it will be a valuable tool in the future. Does your church have an endowment? What works or doesn’t work about it?