Classis Downloadable Resources


Annual Reports 


2019 CRF Instructions for Consistories

2019 CRF Instructions for New Church Starts

2019 Constitutional Inquiry Fillable


Travel Reimbursement Policy

Travel Reim. Form-fillable pdf

RCA Employee Assistance Program (FREE Mental Health Benefits)

MissionInsite Request Form-fillable PDF


GLCC Pulpit Supply Roster

RCA Church Multiplication Grant Links

New Congregation Plan (NCP) 

Church Planting Mobilization Risk Factor Analysis 

Dissolution Application

Administrative Support for Churches

Tips for an Effective Leadership Team Meeting

Guidelines for taking Minutes

Severe Weather Policy Final

Proposed Search Team Process

Risk Assessment Checklist

Personnel Committee

By-Law Guidelines

Election Guidelines


Elder Minute Review

Consistory Minute Review

Small Church Forum

Small Church Forum Bibliography

“Spotlight on Small Churches” GLCC Newsletter (12/17)

Sister Church Covenant Template

Simple Saturation Movement

Small Church Video (General Synod 2018)

Sustainability of Smaller Churches

Contracts & Calls (CCAT)

2020 Church Staff Compensation Guidelines

2020 Ministerial Compensation Guidelines

Worksheet for Calls & Contracts 2020 PDF

Worksheet for Calls & Contracts 2020

BOBS 2020 Insurance Retirement Benefits

Benefit Exempt Form- part-time minister

Making Sense of the Minister’s Housing Allowance (VanderBloemen)

Minimum Salary History v2

Comparison Chart Call v Contract v3.2019

Checklist for Approving Contracts2019

Checklist for Approving Calls2019

Waiver Template2019

Sample Contract.MoW&S

Call Form from the BCO 2018

Commissioned Pastor Contract Approval Guidelines v5

Housing Allowance Explanation

Specialized Ministers

Specialized Minister Policy – GLCC

Commissioned Pastors

Process for Commissioned Pastor Pathway

CP Candidate Application Form.Fillable

CP CONSISTORY Rec. Form.v2.2018

CPPreachElderMinDiff 2018

Annual Review Form

Candidates for Ministry

Form One Student Application.Fillable (10-18)

Form Two-Consistory Rec. Fillable pdf

Form V – Ctf of Fitness

Form 5a Alternate Route

Ordination Flow Chart and Exam Schedule

Flow Chart

Committee Exam Report Form-fillable pdf

Process for Achieving Educational Equivalence

Church Supervisors

(A)bimonthy report

(B)Exit Interview of Pastor

(C)Exit Interview of Consistory

(D)Dissolution Application

(E)Covenant of Separation

(F) Separation Agreement

(G)Congregational Profile

(H)Proposed Search Team Process

(I) Minister Call Form PDF

(I) Minister Call Form Word

(M) Helpful Resources

Supervisor Expense Report.Fillable

Supervisor Guidelines

RCA Church Supervisor Resources (videos and text)

RCA Office of Ministry Services