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, 2021, the IRS rate is 56 cents/mile.