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​The Board of Pensions provides information in a variety of formats, including video, to best serve the needs of members, employers, and other constituents. Below are some of the videos the Board offers on its work and plans and programs. To view all of the Board's videos, visit our Vimeo channel.

About the Board of Pensions

A Vision To Serve

The vision, expertise, and caring needed to make a stained glass window are the same qualities the Board brings to its Benefits Plan.

... Serving Those Who Serve the Church

As the Board marks 300 years, it seeks to serve more, serve better, and serve the Church.

We Serve!

Service lies at the heart of all we do at the Board of Pensions.

Mid Council Leaders Gathering

Mid Council Leaders Gathering: Opening Worship

The Reverend Dr. J. Herbert Nelson II, Stated Clerk, Office of the General Assembly, delivered opening worship.

Mid Council Leaders Gathering: Closing Worship

The Reverend Frank Clark Spencer delivered closing worship.

Sermons by the Reverend Frank Clark Spencer

Called by Name

Rev. Spencer delivered this sermon on July 10, 2016, at Oakland Avenue Presbyterian Church, Rock Hill, South Carolina, upon the installation of its associate pastor.

A Change of Plans

He gave this sermon at a benefits gathering in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 2016.


He preached on the Valley of Dry Bones passage from Ezekiel at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, October 13, 2015.

What Are We Afraid of?

Rev. Spencer gave his first-ever sermon since ordination in April 2015.

About Your Benefit

About Your Benefit: Behavioral Health

Take the first step toward wholeness, a pastoral care team chair urges.

About Your Benefit: The Employee Assistance Program

A PC(USA) pastor shares her thoughts about the value of the EAP counseling sessions.

About Your Benefit: Preventive Care

A plan member shares his experience with the plan’s preventive care benefits.

About Your Benefit: Make a Will

A seminar attendee shares the importance, and relative ease, of keeping her will up to date.

About Your Benefit: Seminars

“It’s not wrong for a pastor to plan for the future, and I wish I’d done that more,” says Rev. Bill Thompson, who encourages plan members to attend Board University retirement planning seminars.

A Matter of Faith

Hear Rev. Mike Sedgwick’s story of miraculous healing.

Living 'Life Abundant' in Retirement

Bill and Jan Carr used the Board's resources to guide them toward a fulfilling retirement.

Call to Health

Called to Health: Rev. John Fawcett and Madeline Burgess

A young, athletic PC(USA) pastor and wife share their Call to Health story.

Called to Health: Rev. Dr. McElrath

Pastor David is here today because his secretary wouldn't take "no" for an answer.

Called to Health: Rev. Mike Sedgwick

After a kidney transplant, Rev. Mike Sedgwick has a deep appreciation of Call to Health.

Assistance Program

A Gift from the Church to the Church

Hear from grant recipients about the many good works of the Assistance Program.

The Greatest Gift: Love

Two hurricanes in three weeks created an unexpected need for assistance. Watch this pastor's story. 

Lifting Up the Family of Faith: Aisha

The Rev. Aisha Brooks-Lytle shares the difference the Assistance Program makes in church workers’ lives.

 The Greatest Gift: Virginia

The Assistance Program helps a retired pastor, whose husband suffers from Alzheimer's.

 Lifting Up the Family of Faith: Bill

A retired pastor experienced the support he received from the Assistance Program as God's "grace in action."

Lifting Up the Family of Faith: Cindy

A pastor experienced the assistance she received as "Christ strengthening me for the journey."

About the Assistance Program: Church Workers with Financial Needs

An interim executive presbyter sought the help of the Assistance Program to assist a young pastor’s family after a tragic accident.

About the Six Agencies

Circles of Support

The six agencies of the PC(USA) provide unique and collaborative support of churches, as we strive to be the body of Christ together.