church administration

Presiding and Deciding: Dynamics of Church Leadership Meeting

by Jilmer Cariaga The office of the pastor has inherent authority and advantages. It is interesting to know how they influence the church leadership and impact their congregation. Although pastors are part of the church board, but to some degree because of their inherent authority, they are distinct member of the board. It is noted that the PGCAG By-laws empowers the pastor to act as the Chairman ...[Read More]

Building Healthy Relationship with the Church Board: Urban Pastor Reflects on Pastor-Board Relationship

Building Healthy Relationship with the Church Board: Urban Pastor Reflects on Pastor-Board Relationship

by Jilmer Cariaga “I pastored Dampalit (AG Church) for 17 years. It was never easy and I cried before I left. I think that’s what life is, there are unexpected moments.” Rev. Cipriano Mortel Jr., or simply Pastor Jun, poignantly recalls his sad farewell from the church he pastored for 17 years in order to shepherd a church pressed with many challenges. Transitioning to Caloocan Bethel Assembly of ...[Read More]