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Resources for Pastoral Transition

“Letting Go & Taking Hold” Pastoral Transition Webinars

Session 1
(May 4, 2021)


Session 2
(May 11, 2021)


Session 3
(May 18, 2021)


Session 4
(May 25, 2021)


Transition Resources from the Lewis Center for Church Leadership

Authorization to Move Form

Tips for Moving

Housing Guidelines

for Elders, Local Pastors and Retired Supply

Parsonage Guidelines

Guidelines for Leaving Parsonage

Parsonage Move-In Checklist

Parsonage Move-Out Checklist

Cleaning Parsonages Between Appointments During Pandemic

Updated for 2021

General Personnel Resources

Staff-Parish Relations Committee
Manual & Appendix (2020-21)

Characteristics of Effective
and Ineffective SPRCs

Cabinet Response to Ineffective Pastoral Leadership

Accountable Reimbursement
Policies Q&A (GCFA)

Employment Law and
Personnel Guidelines (GCFA)

Conference Sexual and
Professional Misconduct Policy

Sample Sexual Misconduct
Policy for Local Churches

Church Employee or Independent Contractor?

Local Church Employee
Exit Checklist

Local Church Employee
Exit Interview Questionnaire

Staff Covenant

Guidelines for Developing
Job Descriptions

Resources for Annual Clergy Assessment

Theological Foundations for Evaluations

Clergy Assessment Document

Types of Evaluation