The Business of the Church: The Uncomfortable Truth that Faithful Ministry Requires Effective Management

by John W. Wimberly Jr.. Rowman & Littlefield, 2010.


This resource argues that responsibilities like finances and personnel are part of maintaining a healthy ministry.


balance sheet samples, income statements, accounting practices

Recommended Audience

Christian clergy and lay leader


Purchase as a book or e-book

Practical Applications

  • Stay on top of necessary responsibilities like facilities, finances, and personnel management by consulting this resource.

About the Contributor

Beth Booram

Beth Booram is the co-founder and director of Fall Creek Abbey, an urban retreat center in Indianapolis dedicated to “renewing the contemplative spirit.” In addition, she is a trained spiritual director and author of several books including When Faith Becomes Sight. Beth worked for five years on contract as a resource consultant with the Center for Congregations. 


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