The office of Church Administration exists to help church leaders be faithful stewards of church resources.


David Adams

Director, Church Administration & Special Projects


(214) 828-5253

Brittany Thomas

Ministry Assistant, Communications, Church Administration & Special Projects


(214) 828-5232

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Important Information Regarding New Overtime Regulations

On May 17, 2016*, the Obama administration announced that it will increase the salary threshold for determining if an employee is eligible for overtime pay to $47,476.00 annually. This is an increase from the current threshold of $23,660.00 and this new regulation goes into effect on December 1 of this year.

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Bylaws & Governance

A church’s constitution, bylaws, and policies are not static documents containing rules and limits. When well-used, they create a framework for healthy and productive relationships in the body of Christ. More information…

Personnel

Churches provide guidance and direction through personnel policies, job descriptions, and other resources, which support employees and volunteers living out their calling to serve God and others. More information…

Finances

Believers are responsible for investing earthly treasures in eternal pursuits. Texas Baptists store up treasures in heaven by handling money with wisdom and integrity. More information…

Properties

The buildings, furnishings, vehicles, and other physical property of a church are tools for ministry. Good stewardship of these resources is a reflection of our commitment to Christ and to serving our Texas communities. More information…

Cooperative Relationships

Individual congregations need other congregations to partner with them in accomplishing a mission that’s bigger than any single church. Explore ways to link up with other churches for common causes in Texas and beyond. More information…

Legal Issues

Many ministry concerns have legal implications. These include the safety and security of children, incorporation, hiring employees, maximizing religious liberties, tax status, and others. Pastors, administrators, and lay leaders will find helpful information here. More information…

Risk Management

Risk is a part of everyday life—you can’t hide from it or avoid it completely. But churches can minimize risk with adequate insurance, policies, and practices. More information…

Communications & Technology

It’s our calling to make disciples in the 21 st century. Effective teaching, preaching, and ministering require clear communication using effective tools. More information…

Strategic Planning

Forward-thinking churches trust the Spirit to guide them as they plan for the future. Use these tools to plan and carry out the work of Christ in your church’s sphere of influence. More information…

Volunteers

Every believer is a minister, so enlisting, screening, and equipping volunteers are at the heart of a church’s work. Wise church leaders invest heavily in developing members for service. More information…

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