For more information about pulpit supply and interim ministry see the Call Process for Councils online packet (pages 17-18)

Note, while both pastors and deacons can be engaged as supply preachers and leaders of worship, deacons shall not be authorized to preside at services of Holy Communion.

2021 Pulpit Supply Guidelines: The congregation should expect to pay no less than $150 for preaching and presiding at one worship service and no less than $25 for each additional service. The congregation should pay at least $60 for each class that is taught. The congregation pays travel costs at the current IRS rate per mile and provides overnight lodging and/or meals as necessary. Congregations may wish to make variations of this guideline as they deem fit.

2022Pulpit Supply Guidelines: The congregation should expect to pay no less than $200 for preaching and presiding at one worship service and no less than $50 for each additional service. The congregation should pay at least $60 for each class that is taught. The congregation pays travel costs at the current IRS rate per mile and provides overnight lodging and/or meals as necessary.

These guidelines are from the Minimum Compensation Guidelines which are revised by the synod governing bodies annually.

Pulpit Supply Directory

If you would like to have your name added to this listing please email your information to Amber Jackson-Elwer, [email protected]

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Supply_July1.pdf

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