Supply Pastor Compensation:
The congregation is to assume responsibility for substitute ministers during a pastor’s vacation time. The following fee structure is offered for pulpit supply as a minimum reimbursement:
One Service – $150 + mileage @ current IRS rate.
Tasks assumed: Lead worship, preach and preside at Holy Communion.
- Additional services on the same date – $25 each.
- Services requiring an additional trip (Saturday night, Sunday evening, etc.) – $50/service + mileage @ current IRS rate.
- Leading adult forums, teaching confirmation, etc. – $50 each.
Effective January 1, 2020, the IRS rate is 57.5 cents/mile.