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

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

West Coast Racial Unity Leadership Summit 
Crenshaw Blvd. Church of Christ
Los Angeles, California
May 4, 2015

Abilene Regional Racial Unity Leadership Summit 
Abilene Christian University
Abilene, Texas
June 1-3, 2015

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

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  • Watch Affordable Care Act Webinar and Follow-Up Discussion
    Watch Affordable Care Act Webinar and Follow-Up Discussion

    Learn more about the impact of the Affordable Care Act on ministers with valuable information from the experts.

  • Search Ministry Jobs
    Search Ministry Jobs

    Looking for a minister or a ministry job? MinistryLink is a service for churches to search for ministers and for ministers to search for ministry positions.

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Prominent trial attorney, and author of Christianity on Trial, W. Mark Lanier talks about morality and the law during a luncheon Oct. 27, 2014, on the Abilene Christian University campus.