A treasurer in another Conference made us aware of an email scam that has targeted local churches. Please read the specifics below and make sure that others in your church are informed to avoid falling victim to this scam. Please refer to our Local Church Finance Minimum Standards document to make sure your internal controls would… Continue Reading→
Our 2015 local church treasurer and finance committee training will be held on Saturday, November 7th, from 10:00 to 3:30 at the United Methodist Building in Garner. Local church finance basics will be covered as well as updates from recent legislative changes. Local church treasurers, finance committee members and pastors are encouraged to attend. Seats… Continue Reading→
Reward cards for the 2nd Journey of 2015 have been shipped and will be delivered by July 31, 2015. 3rd Journey is from July 1st to September 30th. For more information on our walking program, please click here.
The 2016 apportionment calculation reports, along with the 2014 statistical tables, have been printed and were mailed to the pastor’s preferred mailing address on Friday, 7/17/2015. Please keep an eye out for these important documents and email the Treasurer’s Office using our contact page with any questions or concerns. For answers to common questions regarding apportionments, visit our FAQ… Continue Reading→
You may have heard on the news recently that the Department of Labor has proposed changes to overtime regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Some of the proposed changes include an increase to the salary limit for being considered an exempt employee and some changes in flexibility allowed with work schedules for many employees…. Continue Reading→
Please follow the links to read the Pension and Insurance newsletters for July 2015.
This is a reminder for all churches that 2014 audit reports are due on August 1st. The Report of the Annual Audit (also known as the Fund Balance Report) can be found by logging in to the Online Data Collection System and clicking the Annual Reports link. Download the Local Church Audit Guide for helpful… Continue Reading→
The NC Conference Committee on Nominations is accepting applications and nominations for vacancies on various conference committees. The open positions are listed on the Nominations page along with the on-line application to serve. We appreciate your prayerful consideration of serving in ministry through work on these committees. If you know someone else who may be… Continue Reading→
A committee of retired clergy has been formed to consider input from retirees on their health insurance reimbursement accounts and their experiences with the current retiree health benefit. Committee members include Jerry Cribb, Jimmy Cummings, Roger Elliott, Rachel Moser and Carrie Parrish. In addition to these retired clergy, representatives from the Insurance Committee and the… Continue Reading→