Resources

The Siburt Institute for Church Ministry is committed to offering resources to benefit churches and church leaders.

Bible Study Resources - class curricula and other printable resources to be used in church Bible classes and alternate instructional activities (e.g., workshops and retreats).

Conversations - Experts from various fields of expertise are invited to share information about issues of interest to church leaders.

ACU Faculty Links - Several ACU faculty members from the College of Biblical Studies have online presence based in their respective areas of expertise. Here we provide you with links to websites and podcasts that speak the needs of church leaders.

Ministers Salary Survey (2004-12) - administered annually to compare minister, support staff and missionary compensation packages, including allowances and benefits. The survey also compares years of ministry experience, educational background and other similar factors.

Minister Transition Packet - a notebook with valuable information to help churches through the minister transition process.

Video Resources - a collection of multimedia resources tailored to the needs of church leaders.

Additional Resources

  • Duncum Center for Conflict Resolution
  • Christian Education Association
  • Christian Leaders Benefit Alliance (CLBA)
  • Sample Covenants for Shepherding

 


 

 

Upcoming Events

Journey - Text to Congregation 
ACU Preaching Seminar 
Abilene Christian University 
Abilene, Texas 
January 8-10, 2015
 

Lubbock ElderLink Seminar
South Plains Church of Christ
Lubbock, Texas
February 28, 2015
 

Atlanta ElderLink Workshop and Forum
North Atlanta Church of Christ
Atlanta, Georgia
March 20-21, 2015
 

Central Texas ElderLink Seminar
Georgetown Church of Christ
Georgetown, Texas
April 25, 2015

 
Christian Scholar's Conference 
Abilene Christian University 
Abilene, Texas 
June 3-5, 2015
 

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