Why Every Church Should Show a Year-End Financial Report

"A year-end report is a celebration of impact that answers the question, 'How did God allow us to participate with Him in the past year?' Who wouldn’t want to communicate that with their church?" - Lifeway

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Rob Fall's picture

an accounting of funds each quarter and an annual report at the annual meeting. It helps that over the years we may not have had any plumbers in the membership but we've had two or three CPAs.

Hoping to shed more light than heat..

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Rob Fall wrote:

[HSBC hands out] an accounting of funds each quarter and an annual report at the annual meeting.

That sounds very similar to what we do at my current church and previous churches I have attended.  If a church is committed to a congregational form of church government, I would expect that to be the norm.

Dave Barnhart