Church Leadership

Taking on a role within the Church family can sometimes be daunting, and the questions it raises may be many.  The Baptist Union Corporation have put together some helpful guidelines specifically for this.

The links on the right will take you to downloadable pdf documents to help you (you may print out if you wish) - and don't forget, that we are here to help too, if you have any other questions 

Help Sheets (BUC Guidelines)


Help, I'm a Deacon!


Help, I'm a Church Secretary!


Help, I'm a Church Treasurer!

SEBA Payroll Service -

contact the SEBA Administrator for more information


Terms of Employment -

Full-Time Ministers - click here

Part-Time Ministers - click here


Guide to Pastoral Practice & Ministry -
download pdf here

Manses & Accomodation - info for churches & ministers -
download pfd here

Visiting Preachers - guidelines for churches -
download pdf here

Guidance to churches on Regional Ministers expenses - download pdf here

Suggested Ordination/Induction Service Check List
download pdf here

Interesting Articles

   Some advice on what we can do to help our Pastors.