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CSLR Launches Study on Law and Ministry
By CSLR | Emory Law | Mar 23, 2021 12:03:00 PM

Participate in a Nationwide Study of Church Leaders. Take the questionnaire today and receive FREE access to Giving Freedom: A Right-Side-Up Approach to Church Fundraising, an online course for ministry teams.

Share this opportunity with others! Download this PDF flyer to share it with other clergy and church leaders in your network by email, newsletter, or social media! Everyone who completes the questionnaire will receive FREE access to Giving Freedom: A Right-Side-Up Approach to Church Fundraising, and will have a chance to win a free book!

 



"I'M A LEADER, NOT A LAWYER!"


Ministry is hard. From preaching, teaching, and counseling to managing the finances, maintenance, and daily operations of a church, Christian leaders play many roles in their communities. Yet few faith leaders are trained to handle the legal issues that impact nearly everything they do, from hiring employees to dealing with taxes, property disputes, financial oversight, religious schools, and more.
 
The CSLR Study on Law and Ministry in the United States is conducting a nationwide questionnaire to learn how church leaders experience and address common legal issues affecting their ministries. We are listening to people like you to hear how state, local, and federal laws affect Christian organizations and ministries on a day-to-day basis.


WE CAN HELP.


Pastors, lay leaders, church officers, boardmembers, and other leaders of Christian ministries are invited to complete this questionnaire. Each response will contribute to a better understanding of the legal issues facing Christian organizations today and will help us develop new training resources for current and future leaders.
 


 

 Complete the questionnaire HERE!

 

...then enjoy your free online course!

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What if Church fundraising started with serving a community's financial needs and goals instead of feelings of guilt and scarcity? Giving Freedom: A Right-Side-Up Approach to Church Fundraising is an online course presented by Candler School of Theology. Featuring Rev. Adam Hamilton and eight leading experts, this online course offers practical strategies to inspire faithful giving.
 


...and a free book!

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The first 50 people who complete the questionnaire can also choose a copy from one of nine new books written by CSLR scholars and valued at up to $155!