As an active church member, I know how important it is for you to make sure that your community members feel welcome and nourished. When you learn and abide by the law, you not only support this mission, but you help demonstrate righteous leadership that protects the heart and soul of your church.
Church hurt is the term I use for what happens when people feel that their place of worship is failing to uphold its principles. Church and faith-based leaders can help prevent and heal this hurt by taking responsibility for learning and following the law – God’s law and our state and federal laws.
Although they are places of worship, churches must also follow most of the same rules and regulations that apply to other businesses in order to survive and thrive.
In other words: how your business performs matters – not just to you, but to your employees and to the economy. Your success is what we might call “kind of a big deal.”
Addressing your legal risks is not simply a bureaucratic nuisance — it’s an opportunity to give your business the best chance it has of succeeding.
For this reason, I offer tailor-made classes for churches that cover the following:
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