The church treasurer is maybe the most demanding volunteer roles in church life. How can church leaders help and support treasurers best?
In this episode of In:Dependence, Adrian Reynolds (FIEC Head of National Ministries) is joined by Manny Kemp, a deacon and the treasurer at Eden Baptist Church in Cambridge, to talk about the role of treasurer and how the pressures and demands on them can be lessened.
00:00 - Introduction
01:06 - Church leaders need to think about money
06:15 - Delegating treasuring?
12:41 - How much financial knowledge should elders have?
15:48 - Support for church treasurers
21:55 - Training with the Association of Church Accountants and Treasurers (ACAT)
26:28 - Networking with other treasurers
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