Finances for ministers
The Board of Pensions provides publications and workshops about clergy finances including clergy taxes. Call the Board of Pensions RESPONSE line toll free for tax assistance (800) 455-5129.
Newly ordained ministers with educational debt may be eligible for the Seminary Debt Assistance Program.
Pastors of small PC(USA) congregations and emerging worshiping communities engaged in a part-time and/or temporary pastoral position may apply for loan repayment assistance from the Transformational Leadership Debt Assistance program.
Leadership Training Scholarships are available to small church pastors planning to attend a training event through the Small Church and Community Ministry office.
Wonderful help for ministers and employing church organizations are available. See especially:
Financial Aid for Inquirers and Candidates and Funding for Continuing Education
Information about ministerial salaries
The Louisville Institute
The Louisville Institute offers eight grant programs for research and study.