Pastoral Compensation

How Should a Pastor Think About His Salary?

"The recognition of universal struggles, however, doesn’t negate the existence of some unique financial constraints on ministry families. Every vocation has its own set of 'occupational hazards.' Let me highlight two that operate unconsciously in the social architecture of a local congregation." - TGC

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National Association of Evangelicals launches $1M campaign to help churches bless financially strapped pastors

"...the 45,000-church association launched the initiative to help congregations and church boards “show and share God’s love” for their pastors in different ways beyond the church budget. Data shows that about half of pastors in the U.S. make less than $50,000 per year while serving their churches over 50 hours per week." - Christian Post

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Pastor draws flak for gifting wife $200K Lamborghini Urus for anniversary

"Two weeks after drawing praise for allowing congregants in need to take cash directly from his offering baskets, Pastor John Gray of Relentless Church in Greenville, South Carolina, is drawing flak for gifting his wife a Lamborghini Urus for their eighth wedding anniversary." - CPost

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