Finance Fridays: Preparing for Year End (part two)

last day of the monthToday we continue a three part series on preparing for year end in the local church. Last week, we heard from Brad Leeper as he shared insight on year end giving (find part three here), today’s conversation is will Bill O’Connell, founder of Wisdom Over Wealth, a CPA ministry that helps churches handle their accounting responsibilities.

During our conversation Bill shares three things that our churches need to be thinking about when it comes to reporting:

  • Donor Statements
  • Pastoral Salaries and Benefits
  • Financial Accountability


Is YOUR church ready for year end?


About the Author: Matt Steen

I love Jesus, Theresa (my wife), the Redskins & Capitals, and am currently living in Waco, Texas where I am studying the finer points of BBQ (while working on my MDiv and MBA at Baylor University). When not studying, I serve church leaders through and am the Director of Connections for Harris Creek Baptist Church's Downtown Campus.