Finance and Property

Purpose: To ensure that all the financial aspects of Presbytery [incl: budgets, banking, auditing, accounting, etc..]are handled in business-like fashion and as set out in the latest edition of The Manual and to ensure that all matters of trust property of pastoral charges are correctly administered. Tasks: Prepare and monitor the annual budget and administer all financial matters of Presbytery - including administration of funds for development projects. Ensure that financial assessments are set annually and collected from pastoral charges. Recommend guidelines and draft policy relating to the effective administration of Presbytery. Review and recommend action for the use of any pastoral charge trust funds by congregations. Review and recommend action in connection with requests for incorporation within Presbytery; review suggested directors of corporations; review annual financial statements of corporations within Presbytery. Regular Meetings 2nd Thursday of … [Read more...]