Robert Dilday is managing editor of the Religious Herald.
It may be one of the most uncomfortable—and sometimes contentious—questions in congregational life: How much should we pay our senior pastor?
Ministers struggle between commitments to a self-sacrificial calling on the one hand and providing for their families on the other.
DELTAVILLE, Va. (ABP) -- The sanctuary of Zoar Baptist Church in
Deltaville, Va., was destroyed by a tornado that touched down at 7:30
p.m. Saturday, April 16 -- just hours before the building would have
been full of worshipers.