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Rostered Minister Reports and Congregational Parochial Reports 



Stewardship and Benevolence

Congregation Remittance Form 2019 (pdf)


Compensation for all Rostered Ministers:

2019 Synod Minister Compensation Guidelines (For ALL ministers- clergy and deacons) (pdf)

2018 Synod Minister Compensation Guidelines  (for ALL Ministers- clergy and deacons)

How to complete a Pastor’s W-2 Form (pdf)

Parish Nurse Compensation Guidelines (pdf)

Evaluation Tools for congregation and rostered leaders

Choose which option, if any, work for your ministry setting:

a.  Ministry and Leadership Review (2 pages)

b.  Evaluation Tools for congregation and rostered leaders (11 pages)

c. Staff review process (2 pages)


Tax Information for Congregations (link to ELCA website) (Includes request for congregational 501(c) 3 status)



Call Manual 2019



2016 ELCA Model Constitution for Congregations