Living by the Gospel

​Living by the Gospel is a guide to structuring ministers' terms of call. It also details Pathways to Renewal and includes salary study information.

Supporting the well-being of ministers

​Living by the Gospel lays out the ways in which the Church supports the well-being of ministers.

Learn about Living by the Gospel

Pathways to Renewal

​Pathways to Renewal brings young ministers into Pastor's Participation at substantially reduced dues. It is designed to support small congregations and innovative ministries.

Learn about Pathways to Renewal

Read about how Pathways to Renewal made it possible for one church to hire an associate pastor

Salary studies

​The Board of Pensions tabulates annual effective salary information for ministers in the Benefits Plan who are serving congregations in the United States. It also provides other salary data, including Salaries in the Parish Ministry Salary Study. 

Read more about salary studies