2023 Treasury Training Seminars

Church treasurers, assistant and associate treasurers, and pastors are invited to join us for a one-day training event at one of three locations:
  • Sunday, March 19, 8:30 am-3:30 pm, at the Blue Mountain Academy Church, 2365 Mountain Rd, Hamburg, Pa.
  • Sunday, March 26, 8:15 am-1:15 pm, at the Pittsburgh Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4021 Evergreen Rd, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • Sunday, April 23, 8:30 am-3:30 pm, training in Spanish (Location TBD)

Topics for this event include:

  • Duties of the Treasurer
  • Money Flow from Plate to the Bank
  • E-Giving
  • Church Accounting Software (Jewel, LUCIS, Mid-America, others)
  • The importance of Receipts
  • Employees
  • Contractors
  • Taxes
  • 1099 vs W2
  • Changing the Purpose of a Donation
  • Caring for Your Property
  • The Use of Debit Cards
  • You and Adventist Risk Management
  • How to Survive and Thrive an Audit
  • Reporting to Your Board
  • Board Minute Inclusions
  • Conference Remittances
  • Plus, many other important topics

2021 Treasury Training Seminars

Insurance Policies and Current Risks

Vilma Reynolds

Local Church Tax Issues

Tom Wetmore

Roles & Responsibilities of the Local Treasurer

Emmanuel Asiedu

2019 Treasury Training Seminars

Internal Controls

Horacio Hernandez-Ble

Locally Funded Employees

Liz Miranda


Sara Ramos

Adventist Giving

Rodney Brown

Church Credit & Debit Cards

Carlos Charnichart

ARM – Adventist Risk Management

Tim Bullard


Carlos Charnichart

The Role of the Treasurer

Carlos Charnichart